Parrots

Debbie the cockatoo dies after cyclone

The battered cockatoo who became a global star in the wake of Cyclone Debbie has passed away.<p>Rescued by a Townsville Bulletin photographer on …

Tiny bird and cat 'fight' over who's cuter

"I'm the cutest!"<p>"No, I'm the cutest!"<p>"The internet loves me the most!"<p>We imagine that was the conversation that led to this adorable wrestling match …

Wildlife

Cockatoo survives after being battered by Cyclone Debbie

A powerful tropical cyclone hit Australia this week, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake - and one poor cockatoo looking very worse for wear.<p>The battered-looking cockatoo, which had lost a number of feathers in the storm, was spotted by Alix Sweeney, photographer for the <i>Townsville …

Climate

New breeding area in Bolivia offers hope for wild macaws on the brink

A recent expedition in Bolivia by the conservation group Asociación Armonía, revealed a wonderful surprise for the future of the rare blue-throated …

Biodiversity

A Rare Night Parrot, Captured on Camera

Broome men crack holy grail of bird watching - rare sighting of Australia's most mysterious bird, the night parrot https://t.co/eyXJgnpC8o …

Weird

Night parrot sighting confirmed in Western Australia for first time in 100 years

Birdwatchers ‘elated’ after snapping photo of the endangered species in state’s arid interior in discovery that could significantly impact on mining developments<p>A night parrot has been photographed in Western Australia, adding another twist to the mysterious history of the species that was presumed …

Australia

Night parrot sighting in Western Australia shocks birdwatching world

A group of four birdwatchers from Broome has photographed Australia's most mysterious bird, the night parrot, in Western Australia.

Nature

Scientists Observe Freaky Parrot Ritual, Call It Contagious Laughter

Birds are incredible, beautiful creatures from afar. They have lots of colors, they have beaks, they can fly, and all that other neat birdy stuff. Up …

Zoology

The wildlife photographer on a mission to build a ‘visual ark’

Last week poachers broke into a zoo outside of Paris and shot a 4-year-old white rhino in the head before trying to hack off its horn with a chain …

Wildlife

Someone Took Photos Of Them Dressed As A Parrot To Help Sell A House

As you can tell a man is trying to sell a house, so he dressed like a Parrot and took a bunch of photos.<p>The three-bedroom property is in Bolton, Uk, …

Black cockatoo rescue renews fears for wildlife at Perth road project

Environmental groups call on Barnett government to stop Roe 8 freight link project until potential dangers to other animals are assessed<p>An endangered black cockatoo has been rescued from the side of a road near the construction site for the controversial Perth freight link project.<p>Days after …

Wildlife

This Parakeet Quotes Airplane! Among Other Geeky Films

Related Articles<p>Disco is a parakeet who has a special ability.<p>Disco can drop movie references like the best of us.<p>From Disco’s Facebook page:<p>Disco is …

Disco

World Parrot Trust

Last month two seizures of wild Timneh parrots in illegal trade were made in Liberia and taken to a purpose-built facility at Libassa Wildlife …

Wildlife

Back from the dead

When it comes to endangered species, unsolved mysteries rarely end well. Take the paradise parrot: once described as the “thylacine of the avian …

Nature

No one loves Rihanna as much as this Brazilian parrot - NME

In recent instances of Things being unexpectedly similar to Other Things, we’ve had the horse that looks like Anthony Kiedis; we’ve had the monkey …

Rihanna

This parrot does a spot-on impression of Rihanna -- hear for yourself!

Getting upstaged is never fun, but it's gotta be worse when you're shut down by a bird.<p>Countless aspiring stars have flooded YouTube with Rihanna …

Rihanna

Internet Is Squawking Over Viral Video of Parrot's Rihanna Impression

esse video do papagaio cantando monster da rihanna é o melhor video que irá ver hoje pic.twitter.com/ciJ50S3A3Z<p>— em (@jelenasreal) February 16, 2017<p>A …

Rihanna

When This Chatty Cockatoo Sees His Leash Come Out, He Lets His Owner Know Exactly How He Feels

We don’t typically think of birds as trainable animals. Maybe it’s because they don’t look as cuddly as the usual pet, or perhaps it’s their tendency …

Dogs

This macaw acts like a puppy to get belly rubs, which is actually pretty clever

Having an identity crisis today? We’ve been there — rough times. Anyway, if having another human relate to your struggle doesn’t help you feel …

Wildlife

A bounty of originals help make Netflix far more popular than its rivals, study finds

Why it matters to you<p>Looking for something to stream? Netflix has helped ensure that you're more likely to choose it over its rivals by building an …

Netflix

This Talking Parrot Mimics the 'OK Google' Noise - Motherboard

Life is all about the simple things that bring us joy. And who knew that mimicking the "OK Google" noise could bring so much satisfaction? To Coco, the African grey parrot, it brings sheer, unadulterated delight—much as it does to everyone else watching her.<p>Over the weekend, YouTuber MissSadieSue …

Google

How Netflix originals are crushing Amazon and Hulu, in one chart

Demand for Netflix originals was eight to nine times higher than demand for Amazon Video and Hulu originals in 2016, according to research company Parrot Analytics.<p>And the gap grew bigger as the year went on, with second-half Netflix hits like "Stranger Things," "Luke Cage," "The Get Down," and …

Netflix

A Cockatoo and Its Snack

Humans may be the only creatures on Earth that create complex tools like bicycles and programming languages, but a handful of our animal cousins also …

Nature

The Wild Magical Parrots of Peru

Our 2016 ecotour took us back to the beautiful rainforest of Peru along the Tambopata River, and time with one of our favorite conservation and …

Wildlife

Macaw - Code Editor in Swift

<b>Macaw Editor</b> is a simple code editor for Swift specially designed for ease of use without all the bloat of Xcode, just ten megs instead of four gigs. …

Programming

A Tiny Yellow Parakeet Successfully Completes an Amazing Array of Tricks in a Short Amount of Time

In 2013, a very clever little yellow parakeet named Tacio performed a whole array of amazing tricks all in a row. The tricks included miniature …

Design

A Woman Moves Like a Parrot While Wearing an Incredibly Realistic Costume of Her Own Design

The very talented costume designer Chrystumes modeled a beautiful headpiece from an incredibly realistic blue and gold macaw costume of her own …

Design

Hyacinth Macaw

© Jamie Gilardi<p>Project Status: Active | early 1990s - current<p>Collaborators<p>Fundacion Noel Kempff Mercado, Vogelpark Avifauna, Berlin Zoo<p>Population …

Nature

Pesquet’s Parrot

(<i>Psittrichas fulgidus)</i><p>Also known as: Vulturine Parrot<p>Pesquet's Parrot<br>© By Greg Hume via Wikimedia Commons<p>Did You Know?<p>The Pesquet's Parrot is one of …

Nature

Could Your Amazon Alexa Be Used Against You?

Have you seen the Geico ad with the talking parrot? A 19th-century ship is boarded and the captain is surrounded by pirates. The leader shouts, …

Amazon Echo