Birds

Birds

In Pelican Dreams, documentary filmmaker Judy Irving explores the modern lives of ancient seabirds.

Birds

Night-migrating songbirds fall from the sky when they collide with urban buildings. Some cities are switching off the lights to boost the birds' chances of safe passage. 

Birds

Neil Hayward spent most of 2013 crisscrossing the continent on a quest to see as many bird species as he could in a calendar year. When it was all over, he'd seen more than anyone-ever-and broken the Big Year record.

Birds

Green Heron numbers seem to be declining in recent years, and no one is sure just why. Now a trove of nests uncovered in a Louisiana marsh could help scientists solve the mystery.

Birds

Of canvases and Canvasbacks: a look inside the high-stakes, duck-obsessed world of the Federal Duck Stamp Contest.

Birds

Gannets are the bird world's Olympians, capable of plunging a hundred feet through the air, then slicing through the ocean to chase down fish. 

Audubon Magazine

Stalking the Wild Ur-Chicken

A small town in Georgia may hold the genetic key to the future of poultry.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Poultry Perfection

Explore the beautiful and bizarre world of pageant chickens through Tamara Staples’ stunning photos.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Hummingbirds or Hummingbugs?

Hummingbirds fly more like insects than like birds, a new study reveals.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

New Flycatcher Species Discovered in Indonesia

After 15 years, a mystery bird has finally been identified—as a new species.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

A Dipper Dives

A new video catches North America's only swimming songbird in the act.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Wishbones and Dinosaurs

The wishbone dates back more than 150 million years.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine

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