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Eagles tagged in Oman spent summers in Central Asia

<b>Muscat:</b> A tagging programme involving the Environment Society of Oman (ESO) has revealed the migratory pattern of the endangered steppe eagles that …


Százmillió éves madárkövületet találtak

Az aprócska madár maradványait egy burmai borostyánkőben fedezték fel.

Different sanitary policies preventing vultures crossing borders

A new paper just published by Arrondo et al in the journal Biological Conservation analysed the foraging strategies of 71 Griffon and Cinereous …


Woodpeckers show signs of brain damage

For a person, slamming your head full force into a tree trunk could be enough to knock you out. Woodpeckers do this many thousands of times during their lives, and these birds have thrived on Earth for some 25 million years.<p>But new research shows for the first time that all this pecking seems to …



The eternal city


Bird Photographer of the Year 2017 – in pictures

Winning and shortlisted images from this year’s competition, from awe-inspiring action shots to charming portraits, featured in a new book celebrating some of the best bird photography of the year

Lost to Science for 60 Years, Táchira Antpitta Is Rediscovered in Venezuelan Andes

The Táchira Antpitta had not been seen since its scientific discovery in the mid-1950s. <i>Illustration by John A. Gwynne, courtesy Princeton University</i> …


Polar bear photo - Ursus maritimus - G23758

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Polar bear photo - Ursus maritimus - G24427

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More Evidence That Ravens Are Ridiculously Intelligent Birds

New research shows that ravens can plan ahead for different types of events, and even resist the urge to take an immediate reward in favor of getting …


Little trouble in Paradise

Father’s Day Photo Gallery

• A Piping Plover seems to sprout legs as its chicks take shelter to maintain their temperature in the first few days after hatching. <i>Photo by B. N.</i> …


the big skua



Capercaillie backlight

Black Redstart on rock


5 Tips for Processing Images on the Road

<i>by Christian Høiberg</i><p>Most of us who enjoy landscape photography also have a passion for travel. In fact, the lines between landscape photographer and …

Little but oh so LOUD

Northern Harrier male in flight - stare


Colored Beauty in flight



Erithacus rubecula

Golden Morning

Falkland Islands


Peregrine Falcon Food Transfer