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The Case of the Chewed-Up Chooks

Or, The Plight of the Hen-Pecked Hens

There’s something I didn’t mention in my rundown of the past week that I really ought to mention, because it has taken up a lot of time as well as mental space. 741 more words


Watch Anthonie Tonnon's 13th Floor Video Session

Anthonie Tonnon helps celebrate New Zealand Music Month with a visit to The 13th Floor where he talks to Marty Duda and performs three songs from his latest album, … 21 more words


Watch Anthonie Tonnon Perform Bird Brains at The 13th Floor

Anthonie Tonnon stopped by The 13th Floor last week to chat with Marty Duda and perform songs from his new album, Successor. We’ll have the entire video session ready for you shortly, but in the mean time, here’s Anthonie playing an acoustic version of Bird Brains from Successor.

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Who could have predicted??

I haven’t written much about the Cromnibus bill because it snuck up on us, didn’t it? It probably didn’t spring fully formed from the head of Zeus overnight. 809 more words


Study says bird brains more precise than humans'

Birds have been found to display superior judgement of their body width compared to humans, in research to help design autonomous aircraft navigation systems.

A University of Queensland (UQ) study has found that budgerigars can fly between gaps almost as narrow as their outstretched wingspan rather than taking evasive measures such as tucking in their wings. 356 more words


tUnE-yArDs @ Trinity Centre - Bristol

From the release of debut album Bird Brains in 2009, tUnE-yArDs have been expanding expectations about what popular music should sound like. While pop melodies are still very much at the heart of tUnE-yArDs’ music, they are so much more than that, and their sound really cannot be pigeon-holed. 272 more words