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A Northern Cardinal's Wintry Mix

A Northern Cardinal's Wintry Mix

— Karen Bacon finds this shock of red in the fresh powder.
Black-crowned Night Heron Is Ready for its Close-up

Black-crowned Night Heron Is Ready for its Close-up

— One dauntless bird mugs for Patricia Corapi's camera.
Two Bald Eagles in a Tangle

Two Bald Eagles in a Tangle

— John L. Dengler spies a pair of eagles tumbling through the skies.
Birding Without Borders: Day 4

Birding Without Borders: Day 4

— Noah spots Macaroni, Chinstrap, and Gentoo Penguins on his last day on the ice.
Birding Without Borders: Day 3

Birding Without Borders: Day 3

— No new species, but plenty of Adelies.
Birding Without Borders: Day 2

Birding Without Borders: Day 2

— A century after Shackleton, Noah crosses the Weddell Sea.
Birding Without Borders: Day 1

Birding Without Borders: Day 1

— Noah spots 12 species at Spert Island, Antarctica.
Spying the First Bird

Spying the First Bird

— Noah Strycker rings in 2015 with his first bird species of a hopeful 5,000 this year.
There's No Stopping Wisdom

There's No Stopping Wisdom

— The oldest known bird in the wild lays another egg.

World’s Oldest African Penguin Fights Skin Cancer

— Tess, a resident of the Pueblo Zoo, received radiation therapy and is doing well.