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Robin Hood Bird Steals From Store, Shares With Friends
Offbeat  (tags: bird, seagull, bandit, odd, robin hood, offbeat )

- 3958 days ago -
CAUGHT ON TAPE: Bird bandit steals a bag of chips each day from a convenience store to share with his less daring bird friends ... Hilarious Video
Condor Gets Loose At Hockey Arena During Bakersfield Condors Pre-Game (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: wildanimals, wildlife, condor, NHL, gets loose, confused, bird, mascot, video )

- 1928 days ago -
Note to sports franchises: Bringing a live version of your team's mascot into the arena is not necessarily a good idea. This is especially true if your club's namesake is a wild animal, like a condor.
Bird Wakes Cat (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bird, cat, best friends forever, awe-factor, irrisistable video, goodnews )

- 2653 days ago -
You might think waking that waking a cat is a dangerous job for a bird, but that's not the case for these best friends.
'Oldest Bird in US' Raises Chick
Offbeat  (tags: Bird, albatross, oldest, spotted )

- 2627 days ago -
The oldest known bird in the US, a Laysan albatross named Wisdom, has been spotted with a chick. This image of the bird with its newly-hatched chick was taken by US Geological Survey (USGS) scientists at the Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge ..
Kokako Discovery in New Zealand | BirdLife Community
Offbeat  (tags: Bird, Kokako, threatened, discovered )

- 2735 days ago -
Threatened North Island Kokako have been discovered nesting in Auckland's Waitakere Ranges for the first time in 80 years.
A Rare Inhabitant of Hills
Offbeat  (tags: Bird, rare, beauty, inhabitant, hills, found )

- 2689 days ago -
On our way to Remakri of Bandarban a very small andcolourful bird attracted our attention near Tindu (E 92˚20.973 N 21˚53.214). It was busy grabbing insects when it was done with chirruping. We were amazed by the beauty of the smart bird.
How Cell Phones Are Killing Birds
Offbeat  (tags: cell phones, birds, bird, migratory birds, investigation, magnetic fields, wave frequencies, health, environment, energy, computers, science, scientists, technology )

- 3447 days ago -
Migratory birds are known to use the geomagnetic field as a source of compass information. Scientists have shown that oscillating magnetic fields disrupt the orientation behavior of migratory birds.
Bird Bath... Mother Thrush Uses Herself as Dam to Protect Nest From Overflowing Drainpipe
Offbeat  (tags: bird, nest, babies, safety, amazing, animalwelfare, endangered, GoodNews, protection, wildanimals, bizarre, unusual, off-beat, odd, interesting )

- 3284 days ago -
These amazing photographs show the moment a mother bird saved her chicks from being washed away by using her own body as a dam
Offbeat  (tags: Bird, jungle fowl, found, Bangladesh )

- 2587 days ago -
Carrying rainbow colours all over, a Red Jungle Fowl goes airborne sensing presence of a human in the vicinity. The fascinating bird was spotted at Burigoalini point of the Sundarbans recently.
Jazz Musician Collaborates With Birds and Whales
Offbeat  (tags: jazz musician, music, bird, whales, harmony )

- 2824 days ago -
Ask just about any musician, and they'll tell you that their craft is a universal language. A Beethoven sonata is a Beethoven sonata in Greek, Turkish, English, or Swahili. You can walk on stage in a jazz club anywhere in the world and sit in with the
Cuckoo in Egg Pattern 'Arms Race'
Offbeat  (tags: Bird, Cuckoos, egg, brood )

- 2618 days ago -
Cuckoos' egg forgery skills are increasingly being put to the test, as host birds evolve better defences, say scientists. These brood parasites, as they are called, are master deceivers - hiding their eggs in other species' nests.
MU Researcher Works To Save One Of The World's Most Endangered Birds
Offbeat  (tags: Bird, Kingfisher, endangered )

- 2618 days ago -
The Tuamotu Kingfisher is a multicolored, tropical bird with bright blue feathers, a dusty orange head, and a bright green back.
Rook With a Hook Proves Bird Brains Are the Equal of Monkeys'
Offbeat  (tags: british rook raven, bird, intelligence, study, skills )

- 3286 days ago -
It wouldn't win any beauty contest and its raucous caw is hardly easy on the ear. But when it comes to brains, the great British rook stands alone. In tests, four of the birds displayed the astonishing ability to devise tools to achieve a task.
Touching Pictures of the Robin Who Adopted a Tree Surgeon and Visits Every Day for Lunch
Offbeat  (tags: red robin, bird, tree surgeon, bonding, friendship, lunch times )

- 3087 days ago -
They are known as the gardener's friend and brighten up many traditional Christmas cards perched on a spade. But, as these extraordinary pictures show, one robin has become much closer to a tree surgeon. The extra tame bird flies to John Hancock'

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