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Dec 18, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Changes in certain animals can signal earthquakes, tornadoes, heat waves and more.
Dec 16, 2014 12:25 PM ET // Discovery News
In a bid to look unattractive to predators, the nestlings not only look like caterpillars but move just like them, too.
Dec 15, 2014 09:10 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
The revised look at bird development shows some surprising relationships and also details how characteristics such as birdsong evolved.
Dec 12, 2014 09:35 AM ET // Dani Cooper, ABC Science Online
The lack of teeth in all living birds can be traced back to a common ancestor who lost its choppers about 116 million years ago.
Dec 10, 2014 12:50 PM ET // Discovery News
The organization and its thousands of volunteers will take a census of birds throughout the Americas.
Dec 9, 2014 07:01 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The glossy eggshell of a rare bird is so luminous that it actually changes color when viewed from different angles.
Dec 9, 2014 12:10 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Visual stimuli can cause the light-fliers to falter when they're feeding.
Dec 8, 2014 04:30 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
A detailed look at a modern bird's foot is revealing the secrets of dinosaur tracks set down more than 250 million years ago.
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