Scientists Found a Seriously Giant Parrot Fossil in New Zealand

An artist’s illustration of the giant parrot with a New Zealand wren for comparison.Illustration: Brian Choo,…

A Blackbird Blowing ‘Smoke’ Rings Wins Top Prize at the 2019 Audubon Photography Awards

Whoa.Photo: Kathrin Swoboda (Audobon Photography Awards) Like humans, birds breathe. And on a cold day, the…

Scientists Study Headbanging Parrot to Learn Why Music Makes Us Dance

Snowball the cockatoo.GIF: Irena Schulz Snowball the dancing parrot doesn’t just bob his head when he…

How Are Doves and Sparrows Ending Up Inside Baby Sharks?

A tiger shark in the Bahamas.Photo: Albert kok (Wikimedia Commons) Back in 2010, scientists were monitoring…