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“Wild Birds”

Jun 30, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Rare blue parrot already believed to be extinct in the wild, after deforestation and non-native honeybees started competing with them for nest space.
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 4, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A remarkable collection of Jurassic Era fossils from China also includes salamanders with their gills preserved. Continue reading →
Dec 27, 2013 12:43 PM ET // Tim Wall
These prime eagle-watching spots cold be the perfect destination on the 40th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act. Continue reading →
Jul 3, 2013 02:23 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Nesting seagulls are dive-bombing residents in a Cornwall town. Continue reading →
Mar 18, 2013 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Roosters have an internal clock that makes them crow just before dawn, researchers find. ->
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