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Mar 18, 2016 10:15 AM ET // Genelle Weule, ABC Science
The man-made birds provide a more precise picture of nesting seabird colonies than traditional methods, a new study of polar and tropical birds finds.
Dec 3, 2015 09:28 AM ET // Danny Clemens, DSCOVRD
A creature known as the most beautiful bird in North America has been spotted in Brooklyn's Prospect Park.
Apr 27, 2015 05:43 PM ET // Lori Cuthbert
The apparently tame owl has taken to perching on bystanders' heads.
Apr 18, 2015 07:10 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Urban birds have adapted to city living by building their nests on everything from barbecue grills to urinals.
Feb 2, 2015 02:50 PM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Once mistaken for another species of owl, the golden-eyed 'desert tawny owl' is now finally getting its due.
Feb 22, 2013 07:10 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
More than 25 million birds were counted in just four days. ->
Mar 10, 2011 01:04 PM ET // Tim Wall
A 60-something albatross named Wisdom is the oldest wild bird in the history of North American bird banding and now also a tsunami survivor.
May 12, 2011 12:56 PM ET // Tim Wall
Bowerbirds that undergo a stressful event learn more from that experience than from their day-to-day studies.
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