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Ptarmigan May Be Tops in Adapting to Winter Weather

Only one bird genus molts into all-white feathers each year.
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Love, Naturally

10 Amazing Ways Animals Woo a Mate
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The Big Picture on Nature's Littlest Wonders

Company aims to make macrophotography accessible to citizen scientists and schoolchildren.
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Hundreds of Millions of Birds Killed Annually from Building Collisions

Certain species are at greater risk, new study finds.
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Scientists Find the Key to a City Bird’s Hue

A pigeon’s style is determined by three genes.
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Farm Bill Will Yield Benefits to Birds and Other Wildlife

Conservationists say the long-stalled legislation contains a number of victories.
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Wondering How to Identify a Bird? There’s An App For That.

New Merlin app identifies birds in five simple questions.
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The eye of a Eurasian Jackdaw (Corvus monedula).

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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.
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Shell Scraps Plans to Drill in Arctic Waters in 2014

Legal obstacles and financial troubles compel the oil company to abandon exploration this summer, and possibly for good.
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Pigeons Gamble, Just Like Us.

The birds’ risky behavior can teach us about our own bad choices.
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Why Birds Attacked the Pope’s Peace Doves

Avian Expert and Audubon Field Editor Kenn Kaufman discusses Sunday's assault.  
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Ready for Superb Owl Sunday?

It's a play-on-words that Stephen Colbert can't refuse. And neither can we.
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Love Audubon Magazine Covers? Cast Your Vote to Help Us Win an Award!

Two Audubon covers are in the running for the American Society of Magazine Editor's cover contest.
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The Arctic Omnivore’s Dilemma

As the North heats up polar bears take to dining on land. 
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Big Win for Arctic Wildlife

U.S. court rejects offshore oil leases in Arctic waters.
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Love Songs Can Be Deadly For Frogs

Instead of snagging a date, some amphibians are snatched up by bats.
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Incredible Videos Reveal Birds’ Flight Paths

An artist offers a whole new way of visualizing how birds and other animals move.  
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In a Reversal of Roles, Fish Eats Birds

African tiger fish goes to great heights to prey on barn swallows.
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India’s Kite Flying Proves Fatal to Birds

Regulations on one of India's favorite sports comes just in time for festival season.
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Video: Zebra Finches Play Electric Guitars

Watch these birds play human instruments at Peabody Essex Museum.
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7 Weird Facts About Woodpeckers

Be amazed by the bird world's red-headed rock stars.
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The Black Robin Conundrum: What Happens When Humans Move Eggs in the Nest

The effort to save the bird from extinction had unforeseen consequences.
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Capuchin Flirt by Throwing Stones (With Video)

These female monkeys resort to drastic measures to attract a mate.
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Frogs Freeze to Survive the Alaskan Winter

How Turning Into a Frogsicle Prevents Death
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Video: Penguin Painter Creates a Masterpiece

Watch as Audubon Aquarium penguin, Kohl, creates a painting in support of the Super Bowl XLVIII hopefuls New Orleans Saints.  
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How Birds and Other Wildlife Responded to the Arctic Cold Blast

While animals that winter in the north are adapted to cold weather, not all escaped the deep freeze.
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11 New Animal Discoveries

Some of the many exciting new species discovered in 2013.
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Snowy Owls: Bird Expert Kenn Kaufman Answers 12 Questions

Find out if the birds are born white, why their vocalizations are different from other owls', and more.
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Snowy Owl Shootings Cease

New York area airports pledge to trap and release rare birds visiting from the Arctic. 
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