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Even John James Audubon Couldn't Tell the Difference Between Scaup Ducks
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 13 hours ago -
Audubon and his rival, Alexander Wilson, disagreed about the habits of scaup ducks. But that's because they were describing two different birds.
Testing Out Song Sleuth, a New App That Identifies Birds By Their Calls
Offbeat  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection )

- 13 hours ago -
Song Sleuth's advanced software can recognize the voices of 200 common bird species. But how does it fare in the field?
Channeling Erik
Offbeat  (tags: Spiritual Awakening )

- 14 hours ago -
On October 6, 2009, my 20-year-old son Erik, took his own life. Since that sad and tragic day, an overwhelming sense of grief and despair propelled me into a search for answers. The answer came from Erik himself.
Livestream of Pregnant Giraffe Is Driving the Web Cazy | Daily Mail Online
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, interesting, pictures, news )

- 18 hours ago -
I've been waiting for April and Oliver's baby for days. Here's a live stream.
The Child Abuse Scandal of the British Children Sent Abroad
Offbeat  (tags: Scandal, British Children, Australia, UK )

- 19 hours ago -
Buildings at Bindoon (Pictured)were constructed by migrant children, For several decades, the UK sent children across the world to new lives in institutions where many were abused and used as forced labour.
Swedish Asylum Shelter in Vanersborg Hit By Blaze
Offbeat  (tags: Hate Crime, Asylum Seekers, Sweden )

- 21 hours ago -
Up to 20 people have been hurt in a fire at a shelter for asylum seekers in Sweden, officials say. Two residents were badly injured jumping from windows of the building in Vanersborg, about 80km (50 miles) north of Gothenburg.
The Art of a President Trump State Visit
Offbeat  (tags: Entertainment, Trump's Visit, Art, UK )

- 22 hours ago -
A current family fad is playing that word-association game in which you respond to the previous player's word with a relatable one of your own, eg me: "Annoying." Son: "Dad." Wife: "Bald eagle."
Trump's 'Brain' Steve Bannon Emerges From the Shadows
Offbeat  (tags: Trump's Brains, Steve Bannon, USA )

- 23 hours ago -
Steve Bannon used to be a political outsider, relegated to the sidelines of the conservative movement. Now, he is the movement.

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