Birds

Audubon Magazine

Photo of the Day: Anna’s Hummingbird

For Rick Derevan, patience, and a beach chair, pays off.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
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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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Crows and Ravens are Masters of Self-Control

New study shows that corvids know when patience pays off.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Paul Souders/Corbis

08 Dec 2012, Cuverville Island, Antarctica --- Antarctica, Cuverville Island, Gentoo Penguin(Pygoscelis papua) leaping from water to rocky shoreline. 

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Photograph courtesy of Paul Bannick

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James Lloyd, Creative Commons
Photograph by Sumeet Moghe/Flickr Creative Commons
Photograph by Joel Sartore
Dave Menke, US Fish & Wildlife Service
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Six Avian Olympic Champions

These birds could give skiers and snowboarders a run for the gold. 
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine
Courtesy Sochi 2014 Winter Games
Courtesy Sochi 2014 Winter Games
Courtesy Sochi 2014 Winter Games
Courtesy Sochi 2014 Winter Games
Courtesy Sochi 2014 Winter Games
Photograph by Sam Cartwright

Mauritius kestrel nest, in nestbox, Bambous Mountains, Mauritius – Oct 2009

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Live From Hawaii: Laysan Albatross Bird Cam

World watches as first-time parents tend to their spunky chick.
Type: Magazine_article | From: Audubon Magazine