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Apr 30, 2016 09:00 AM ET // Discovery News
It might seem like a contradiction, but some birds never get to see the world from high above it all.
Apr 28, 2016 02:30 PM ET // Discovery News
The kakapo, the heaviest parrot in the world, has seen an unprecedented bumper crop of babies.
Apr 27, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A male peacock undulate its tail feathers in such a way that the 'eyes' of the feathers remain still and can mesmerize captivated females. Continue reading →
Apr 27, 2016 12:01 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Communal living and free love were all the rage in the 1960s, but scientists have discovered a species of bird that still enjoys such a life.
Apr 22, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Discovery News
Scientists have identified the gene that regulates beak size, which has allowed greater variation in food sources for the iconic Galapagos birds.
Apr 13, 2016 05:10 PM ET // Discovery News
The bird comes from a little-seen Atlantic coast population that's never before been tracked.
Apr 7, 2016 12:10 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
After a condor pair’s egg went mysteriously missing in the middle of the night, the duo is back on track, becoming surrogate parents.
Mar 25, 2016 02:05 PM ET // Discovery News
Brown skuas display an ability to learn how to identify people they have seen near their nests.
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