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Cozy Drunk Tank Awaits Birds Who'Ve Had Too Many Boozy Berries
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, birds, odd, news, unusual )

Jean
- 12 hours ago - thedodo.com
Winter is fast approaching in Canada's Yukon Territory, and that means birds in the region are scrambling to plump up as temperatures drop. But for Bohemian waxwings, who love to gorge on berries from mountain ash trees, all that eating comes with an
VIDEO - Male Birds Poison Themselves to Appear Sexier
Offbeat  (tags: Great bustards, birds, toxic beetles, parasites, health, animals, bizarre, wildlife )

Lone
- 26 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
Great bustards eat toxic beetles to clear parasites and look healthier, study says.
Marie Six - Saving Nature   video
Offbeat  (tags: Marie Six, nature, Bible, Torah, ancient peoples, equality, fish, birds, animals, responsibilities, environment )

Evelyn
- 32 days ago - youtu.be
Marie Six, C2NN member, presents a fascinating different perspective on our responsibilities for our planet - nature, environment, human - and explores historical and religious dimensions of these responsibilities
Engineers Without Degrees - Birds at Work
Offbeat  (tags: birds, nests, animals, design, environment, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

Lone
- 106 days ago - guyaneseonline.wordpress.com
I think we should be happy when someone says we have a bird brain -
Birds of Paradise VIDEO   video
Offbeat  (tags: Birds, Paradise, animals, environment, unusual )

Lone
- 126 days ago - youtube.com
Beautiful video of very rare birds
When the Last of the Great Auks Died, It Was By the Crush of a Fisherman's Boot Read More: Http://Www.Smithsonianmag.Com/ Smith
Offbeat  (tags: birds, wildlife, culture, photos, environment, off-beat )

Connie
- 131 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
Birds once plentiful and abundant, are the subject of a new exhibition at the Natural History Museum
Nesting Hummingbirds : The Photography of Gary Yost
Offbeat  (tags: animals, birds, environment, interesting, pictures, hummingbirds, wildlife )

Kathy
- 147 days ago - ecology.com
Fine art photographer Gary Yost found a nesting Anna's hummingbird in his front yard, in the fork of a Dodonaea bush. His wife Sondra had been dedicated to feeding the hummingbirds on their property for many years, but they had never seen a hummingbird ne
Passenger Arrested at Cuba Airport With 66 Tiny Birds Sewn Into His Trousers After Customs Officer Spots 'Bulge' - IDIOT!
Offbeat  (tags: birds, smuggler, hah! ya got caught!, idiot, airport, finches, hummingbirds, off-beat, animals, crime )

Julie
- 168 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
All the birds were rare species and had probably been stolen to order for the equivalent of thousands of pounds, police said. The smuggler nearly made it on to the aircraft after a metal detector failed to pick up his feathered contraband.
The Invisible Killer Threatening Millions of Migrating Birds
Offbeat  (tags: animals, birds, migrating birds, windows, invisible killer, Landlords, Architects, bird friendly, buildings )

Ray
- 182 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Every year, hundreds of millions of birds are killed or injured when they fly into windows. Volunteers who document the collisions are now calling for architects and landlords to make their buildings more bird friendly to reduce the number of deaths.
Why Do Some Birds Sing Through The Night?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, birds, song )

Cher
- 201 days ago - wild.enature.com
Many questions come to eNature about night birds calling and other weird and incessant noises in the dark. It seems that there's a lot of activity taking place when most of us expect our birds to be resting.
How Can Birds Sing Without Pausing To Breathe?
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, birds, singing, wildlife, protection )

Cher
- 210 days ago - wild.enature.com
The birds are singing now, and for good reason: breeding season is in full swing. And it seems to have arrived earlier this year than most.
Elderly Woman With Dementia JAILED for Feeding Crows!
Offbeat  (tags: birds, dementia, jail, ethics, government, off-beat, police, woman, bizarre, mental health )

Kamia
- 254 days ago - dailykos.com
In yet more proof that the U.S. needs to find a different way to deal with those who suffer mental challenges, an elderly woman is being held in JAIL because she sprinkled bread around her house to feed the local crow population!
Beautiful and Eerie Photographs of Starlings in Flight
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, birds, starlings, flight, photos )

Nicole
- 272 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
Photographer Richard Barnes captures the mesmerizing geometric patterns created by flocks of European starlings.
Wings to Paradise   video
Offbeat  (tags: wings, birds, flight, nature, beautiful )

Giana
- 284 days ago - youtube.com
Just beautiful!
'Dirds' Are the Internet's Hottest New Hybrid Animal
Offbeat  (tags: dogs, birds, mixed breed, Dirds, interesting, bizarre, humans )

Giana
- 351 days ago - shine.yahoo.com
Move over "Cava-poo-chon" because there's a new mixed-breed animal in town being crowned the world's cutest hybrid animal. "Dirds," also known as "Dogbirds," are an awesome breed that meshes the best qualities of a dog.
 

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