Young cowbirds don't know they're really cowbirds until they hear this special song
May 17, 2017, 7:05 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These songbirds need a vocal clue to unlock their true identity.
Rare western snowy plovers nesting in Los Angeles after 70-year absence
May 14, 2017, 9:40 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
These tiny shorebirds suffered severe population declines, but this nesting season offers hope for the species in southern California.
Former New Jersey landfill is a haven for migratory birds (with one fatal feature)
May 1, 2017, 10 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Officials scramble to make a methane-burning flame more bird-friendly without extinguishing it.
How do brown pelicans survive those death-defying dives into the ocean?
April 28, 2017, 1:10 p.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
From a considerable height, the birds plunge straight into the water. How do they manage it without breaking their necks?
These male birds like to keep their wives happy and well-fed
April 24, 2017, 7:03 a.m. by Jaymi Heimbuch
Male North Island robins watch their mate's behavior and fetch the food she's craving.
Birds respond to human noise by singing louder, shorter songs
April 19, 2017, 3:03 p.m. by Starre Vartan
Songbirds are trying to communicate over our cacophony.
Bizarre clam video weirds out the internet
This beautiful tidal road is Britain's deadliest
15 priceless pet reactions to the new puppy
Parallel worlds exist and interact with our world, say physicists
How to spot a narcissist
Quantum experiment could test if human consciousness is material or immaterial