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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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
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
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