Start A Petition

For a Migrating Bird, The Nose Knows


Animals  (tags: Bird, Nose, Sense )

Nancy
- 3232 days ago - animals.nationalgeographic.com
In a recent field study involving three groups of songbirds in the wild, researchers found proof that a migratory bird's sense of smell plays a significant role in their navigational ability



   

We hate spam. We do not sell or share the email addresses you provide.

Comments

gail dair (0)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 1:25 am
noted thanks Nancy
 

Judy C (91)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 1:46 am
Birds are pretty remarkable. Thanks, Nancy.
 

Cheree M (46)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 2:58 am
Interesting!!! When I was little, My mom & dad said I would always walk around wishing & asking to be turned into a bird for one day.~hehehehe~ Thanks for sharing Nancy!!
 

Antonio Mendes (134)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 3:24 am
With their sense of smell, they don't need to buy a GPS! LOL

Thanks Nancy!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 3:37 am
Noted!Thank you!
 

Mo D (76)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 3:40 am
Very good Antonio LOL! Thanks Nancy very interesting
 

Naoko i (257)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 3:54 am
Thanks for the intersting post. The abilities of those birds are fascinating !!
 

Leslie Y. (156)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 5:05 am
thanks,noted.
 

Julie van Niekerk (230)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 5:30 am
I always find this very fascinating. Birds are clever
 

Tekla Drakfrende (82)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 6:16 am
interesting!
 

Lynn M (192)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 7:39 am
Would be a sad world without these beautiful and very intelligent creatures. We love all our bird friends!!
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 9:25 am
birds are so amazing,beautiful,and smart
 

. (3)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 10:50 am
Noted with thanks
 

Mary H (47)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 10:52 am
noted ty Nancy
 

Ellinor S (41)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 11:42 am
Thank you
 

Carolyn Bridges (30)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 3:58 pm
noted and thanks
 

Hannah H (98)
Tuesday April 13, 2010, 4:12 pm
Interesting! Noted :)
 

Alicia V (181)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 9:40 am
Thank you, very interesting.
 

Judith C (159)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 3:22 pm
Interesting to find out more about birds
 

Past Member (0)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 4:55 pm
great article :)
 

Kaye S (45)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 7:17 pm
How interesting.
 

greenplanet e (155)
Wednesday April 14, 2010, 10:52 pm
Birds are amazing.
 
Or, log in with your
Facebook account:
Please add your comment: (plain text only please. Allowable HTML: <a>)


Track Comments: Notify me with a personal message when other people comment on this story


Loading Noted By...Please Wait

 


butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Most Active Today in Animals





 
Content and comments expressed here are the opinions of Care2 users and not necessarily that of Care2.com or its affiliates.

New to Care2? Start Here.