Birds

Audubon Magazine

The Count Heard Round the World

The annual Great Backyard Bird Count sees record numbers as more countries catch on.
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Photo of the Day: Black Skimmer

Johann Schumacher discovers a bird that breathes fire.
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Photo of the Day: Piping Plover

Michael Milicia snaps a juvenile, still in its awkward phase.
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Photo of the Day: Rockhopper Penguin

Michael Milicia has a close encounter of the bird kind.
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Audubon’s Original Watercolors on Display at the New York Historical Society

New exhibit features paintings by one of America’s great naturalists and artists.  
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Photo of the Day: Common Redpoll

Marie Read captures a flash of color in a winter portrait.
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Photo of the Day: Anna’s Hummingbird

For Rick Derevan, patience, and a beach chair, pays off.
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Tails Win

Research reveals how form meets function at a birds’ backend. 
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Photo of the Day: Pileated Woodpecker

Bob Mislan captures a father returning to the nest.
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Audubon Magazine

Crows and Ravens are Masters of Self-Control

New study shows that corvids know when patience pays off.
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08 Dec 2012, Cuverville Island, Antarctica --- Antarctica, Cuverville Island, Gentoo Penguin(Pygoscelis papua) leaping from water to rocky shoreline. 

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