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There’s a window here. Didn’t see the window. I’m good. I’m good. All good. Still a window here. Still. Window. My bad. I’m sorry. Read your book. Ahh!! My hollow bones. Every bird ever. Oh dude, I saw that new movie with Channing Tatum. Who? Channing Tatum. You know, from Magic Mike? Who? He was

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We’re always hearing about how smart certain animals are, from octopuses that solve puzzles to birds that use tools. And who among us hasn’t wondered whether our cats are secretly much smarter than our dogs? But animal intelligence is actually really tricky to define — and even harder to measure. Like are we talking about

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The chicken metagenome project is about looking at the most abundant bird and food animal in the world and important model organism and charting this unknown terrority what lives inside its gut. And we know that’s it’s important to the health of the organism of the chicken, its growth and so forth but we really

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From the brutal spurs of graceful waterfowl to the bone-dropping tactics of vultures, today we look at the Most Dangerous Birds On Earth. #10 Giant Petrel Often referred to as Stinkers or Gluttons, the scavenging bird species near Antarctica have a nasty track record. Opportunistic to a fault, the Giant Petrel [pet-trul] is known for

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NARRATOR: All the commotion has drawn other unwanted attention. Raptors begin to gather. Falcons and kites watch on with keen eyes and carnivorous intent. And then it begins– a spectacular aerial battle of life and death, the hunter and the hunted. Black falcons swoop to the chase, attempting to single out stragglers within the heaving

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One of the most frustrating ID challenges is being able to separate the 5 all black crows that occur in the UK: Crow, Rook, Jackdaw, Raven and Chough. On the ground and with good views, it is relatively straight forward but particularly in flight,things could get somewhat more difficult. We will study Carrion Crow in

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Origin PC and PewDiePie is back in action, baby [oooh fire] Yatta desu ne! (Hooray!) I really like origin PC and I’m thrilled to have them back as SpoNSoRs! and to celebrate this continued partnership. We’re giving away not just anything o k a y We’re giving away Nvidia’s new RTX 2080 Ti-Titan-whatever BAM which

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This is the male suburb bird-of-paradise. While he might not look all that suburb at first glance, he’s capable of one of the most jaw-dropping transformations which is unrivaled even among the other shape-shifting birds-of-paradise. People who’ve seen this display have called it everything from a space alien to my personal favorite, a psychedelic smiley

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Did you know that mice and rats are intelligent and affectionate, and will go to great lengths to help other mice and rats in distress? A glue trap, which is a piece of cardboard, fiberboard, or plastic, coated with a sticky adhesive is one of the cruelest products on the market; immobilizing animals who wander

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