Birds

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

Reimagining John James Audubon's "Birds of North America."

Birds

Robins may make the work look easy, but in human terms it's one monumental project.

Birds

The long and torturous tale of how a style guide came to be.

Birds

This clever chart has the low-down on what to do when you find a chick that flew the coop too early. 

Birds

Artist Hanoch Piven reimagines John James Audubon's classic painting from 'Birds of America'.

Audubon Magazine

Ptarmigan May Be Tops in Adapting to Winter Weather

Only one bird genus molts into all-white feathers each year.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Hundreds of Millions of Birds Killed Annually from Building Collisions

Certain species are at greater risk, new study finds.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

With So Many Snowies to Study, Scientists Are Discovering How Little We Know About This Bird

After a banner year for Arctic rodents, the greatest snowy owl explosion in half a century has descended on the eastern United States—and it’s teaching us about these nomads from the north. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Scientists Find the Key to a City Bird’s Hue

A pigeon’s style is determined by three genes.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

How Feathers Insulate

How do birds stay warm when it's so cold?
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Audubon Magazine

Eye-opening New Research Helps Us Understand How Birds Communicate

One species of bird is proving that eyes provide not only a window to the soul, but also an effective means of warding off unwelcome nest competitors.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
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