predation

9 Images That Show How Fast The Arctic Is Changing

9 Images That Show How Fast The Arctic Is Changing

— Take a look—life at the top of the planet will never be the same.
Are Gulls Jerks?

Are Gulls Jerks?

— They steal food from other birds (and British teenagers), and eat baby seals alive. Still, some signs point to “no.”
Why a Hawk Is a Hummingbird’s Best Friend

Why a Hawk Is a Hummingbird’s Best Friend

— The raptors help keep predators away from the tiny birds, new research shows.
Why Do Tropical Birds Have Fewer Chicks?

Why Do Tropical Birds Have Fewer Chicks?

— A new study supports the theory that life after the nest is just as important as life within it.
Rachel and Steve Left Chick-less After Eagle Raids Nest

Rachel and Steve Left Chick-less After Eagle Raids Nest

— In almost the blink of an eye, the predator snatched up both Osprey chicks (video).
Crowd-Funding To Keep Three Birds’ Extinction at Bay

Crowd-Funding To Keep Three Birds’ Extinction at Bay

— Australian birds facing evolutionary annihilation can tweet a sigh of relief thanks to a big gift from fellow Aussies.
The Weasel That Could

The Weasel That Could

— The science behind the Snickers-sized weasel’s unlikely attack on a resourceful Green Woodpecker.