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Jul 23, 2014 11:58 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Pets were on board Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 that crashed last week, but why did the manifest list include 4 live pigeons? Continue reading →
Jul 7, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The world's largest ever flying bird, with a wingspan measured at around 24 feet long, was appropriately unearthed at an airport. Continue reading →
Jun 12, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Plants might have a more exciting life than you might think, since new research finds they can travel far and wide stuck to bird feathers. Continue reading →
May 29, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A spider has evolved a successful way to avoid being bothered: it masquerades as an unsavory pile. Continue reading →
May 7, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Don't get too attached to a favorite AM radio station -- a new study finds it could be harming songbirds. Continue reading →
May 5, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Birds fumigate their own nests by nabbing cotton balls doused in a pesticide commonly included in kids' head-lice shampoo. Continue reading →
Mar 26, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Fifteen flamingos in a German zoo were found mysteriously beheaded last week, and investigators believe they have finally found the culprit. Continue reading →
Mar 19, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The Dakotas were once home to "Chicken from Hell," a newly identified dinosaur that lived alongside T. rex. Continue reading →
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