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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

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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

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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

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Bird brains: Public asked to look out for clever rooks

The British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) is asking the public to take part in a national survey of bird intelligence.

From 1 July, the charity is asking people to submit video clips or descriptions of the behaviour or rooks – some of our cleverest garden birds. 312 more words

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How Chickadees Remember Where They Hide Food?

NPR writes about how chickadees remember where they store seeds. Each year staring in October Black-capped Chickadees gather and cache seeds in their areas which are about 10 square miles. 92 more words

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