There's still a lot scientists don't know about odor in the avian world, but this much is clear: Some species really smell.
If they’re paying enough attention to birds to ask questions, they’re halfway to becoming an advocate for wildlife.
New research shows how extra-complex melanosomes in hummingbird feathers make light dance in fascinating ways.
In the Chilkat Valley, eagles, bears, and people depend on healthy salmon runs. A proposed mine could put the entire ecosystem at risk.
Birds can lose their singing skills over time, and according to a new study, Swamp Sparrows use these clues to identify territorial threats.
A change to the Migratory Bird Treaty Act would make permanent the administration's position that killing birds is legal if it's unintentional.
During this year's Christmas Bird Count on Key West, the impacts of climate change were impossible to ignore.
The seabirds' knack for finding fishing vessels could help authorities crack down on crimes on the high seas.
Males of this huge South American species mate with several partners, resulting in exceptionally large—and musical—clutches.
Researchers have gleaned new insights (and some feathers) from Rock Pigeons that further unravel the mysteries of avian flight.
Despite scientific pushback, the Trump administration's updated regulations loosen oversight on millions of miles of waterways.
The endangered birds have lost a significant amount of habitat, leaving conservationists concerned about their long-term prospects.
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