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Are Early Birds Really Better Off?
January 8, 2018
— A study of woodland species found that eating later in the day might lead to a longer lifespan.
How Chickadee Flocks Avoid Traffic Jams at Your Feeder
January 2, 2018
— Turns out there's an orderly process to all of that flitting back and forth.
A Brief History of the Modern Chicken
December 18, 2017
— From the jungles of India to your breakfast table.
An Owl Trapped in a Christmas Tree Once Traveled From Oregon Into Canada
December 11, 2017
— Fortunately the Northern Saw-whet survived the surprise trip.
Today Is the 57th Anniversary of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
December 5, 2017
— The Arctic coastal plain hosts a staggering amount of wildlife, but less than two percent of this vital habitat is currently protected.
Snake-eagles Are a Serpent's Worst Nightmare
December 4, 2017
— This raptor can decapitate and swallow its prey whole—all on the wing.
What Makes Bird Poop White?
November 27, 2017
— And why is it so hard to wash off your car?
How Birds Learn to Identify Threats
November 20, 2017
— Mobbing adults provide more than just protection for young birds.
The Black-capped Chickadee Can Swap Old Brain Cells for New Ones
November 13, 2017
— Could this explain the bird's remarkable memory?
The Great Gray Owl Probably Has Bigger Eyes Than You
October 31, 2017
— But having such huge peepers comes with pros and cons.
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