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These Birds May Rival Chimps In Their Intelligence
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Corvids, the family of birds that includes crows and ravens, give a whole new meaning to the term “bird brain.” They show the same level of self-regulation when faced with potential rewards as chimps do, according to a study published last week in the …

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Penguin sweaters and other creative ways to help birds
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The penguins of Australia currently have enough sweaters, but birds in the United States are endangered by an even more common concern – glass window collisions. Anywhere from 600 million to 1 billion birds slam into windows each year with such force …

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Let's talk about birds: Super birds and sea eagles
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This is one of a series presented by the National Aviary, which works to inspire respect for nature through an appreciation of birds. With the popularity of superhero movies and television shows, it's easy to assume that such feats of strength, speed …

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Worms not just for early birds
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Mealworms are the caviar of the bird-food world. My friend Jennifer Rae babies her backyard bluebirds with daily allowances of what the birds should consider a special — and nourishing — treat. Mealworms are a serious source of protein for buntings, …

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Why Do Birds Sing the Same Song Over and Over?
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The twittering of birds can fill any spring or summer day with music: All you have to do is open your window to hear crows "caw," killdears call "kill-deah! kill-deah!" and chickadees sing "chickadee-dee-dee." But come back an hour later, and you'll …

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Mating peacocks ruin County Durham village peace for six years as birds attack …
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Self-employed in financial services, Mr Bridge works from home and can hear the birds screeching through the day. And at night, they sit on roofs and call out to each other, disturbing the 4,000 villagers. "Sleep to me is the number one nuisance, to a …

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Photographer Art Fox Shares 'Broken Journey' of Migratory Birds
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Each year, millions of migratory birds pass through northeastern Illinois on their way to summer breeding grounds. But thousands won't make it. They will become victims of what's called window kill. A photography exhibit at the Peggy Notebaert Nature …

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Tricked-out 'treadmill' for birds could lead to better drones
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Researchers have studied birds in flight for years, with an eye toward applying the tricks they use to navigate changing conditions in the real world to design better aerial robots. Most of the insights gained so far have resulted from painstaking …

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Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds
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April 25, 20162:00 PM ET by Josh Rogosin • Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds' punchy horn section, bluesy vocals and uniquely transformative harmonica solos instantly demand attention. Their obvious joy in playing music together is contagious, and they …

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World Penguin Day: Interesting facts about the flightless Arctic birds
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World Penguin Day: Interesting facts about the flightless Arctic birds. UPDATED 11:00 AM EDT Apr 25, 2016. Tweet · Next Video: New Information Revealed About Prince's Autopsy. 0. next video will play in: 2. seconds. New Information Revealed About …

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