Not Even a Fire-Loving Bird Can Handle Climate Change’s Heat

The Rim Fire in the Stanislaus National Forest, in August 2013Photo: USDA Fire is central in…

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…

Mysterious Orange Bird Turns Out to Be a Regular Gull Covered in Curry or Something

In an incident that an animal welfare organization in Britain described as the ‚Äústrangest casualty circumstances‚ÄĚ…

A Bird Strike Caused a Plane to Drop Three Dummy Bombs

According to the FAA, over 14,000 bird strikes happen every year at US airports. Most of…

Let’s Fix All The Bird Logos In Pro Sports

There are 12 teams across the Big Four leagues named after birds, and to be honest,…

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…