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Thunderbolts #110

Warren Ellis // Mike Deodato
March 2007

A marquee creative team revamps this mag superbly. In Ellis’ hands, the T-bolts are a variation on  53 more words


cowbird mirror

cowbird mirror

out of the black and brown, cowbird burst into my awareness.
staring at me through my windows,
seeming to follow me
as i walked room to room. 182 more words


Cedar Waxwing

Poised and Regal

Found perched in a small tree at Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary.


Thunderbolts #33

Kurt Busiek // Mark Bagley
December 1999

Busiek’s swansong recounts Jolt’s trauma during the Onslaught attack—no surprises yet. His real interest is in a techno-oddball right out of  36 more words

Hawkeye (C. Barton)

Smithsonian scientists in Minnesota to help preserve songbird species

A pair of scientists with the Smithsonian Institute Migratory Bird Center in Washington, D.C., are outfitting wood thrush birds in Minnesota with tiny backpacks in an effort to help preserve the rapidly declining songbird species, the… 178 more words


Study provides insights into birds' migration routes

By tracking hybrids between songbird species, investigators have found that migration routes are under genetic control and could be preventing interbreeding. The research, which is published in Ecology Letters, was conducted using geolocators that, like GPS, record the position of a bird and allow its long distance movement to be tracked.