Ever since the dawn of time man has dreamed of flying like a bird. Some have gotten close by way of funky squirrel suits and strap-on winged jet packs, but for the most part they haven’t really been able to emulate a birds actual flight. That is of course, until Jarno Smeets, a mechanical engineer from the Netherlands decided to give it a try. He started planning back in August of 2011 and just recently (earlier this month) became the first human being to actually fly like a bird. Click through for the video and check it out!