April 1, 2015|
Junk DNA, Cuckoo, Sapiens, and Cool
February 5, 2015|
A study in an African bird species sheds light on age-related gamete decline.
September 11, 2014|
Farms support less phylogenetically diverse bird populations than forests, but some farms are better than others.
September 9, 2014|
A report from the National Audubon Society suggests that more than half of US bird species are under threat of displacement or extinction in the face of climate change.
September 1, 2014|
Researchers whose work requires that they draw blood from wild animals are finding unlikely collaborators in biting insects.
July 1, 2014|
Check out the remarkable explosive eversion of the duck penis.
March 1, 2014|
The Sixth Extinction, Joy, Guilt, Anger, Love, Ha! The Science of When we Laugh and Why, and Ten Thousand Birds
September 21, 2011|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
August 29, 2011|
A shorebird flies into the teeth of the massive hurricane that hit the US East Coast…and lives to tell about it.
March 1, 2011|
In Chapter 9, “Darwin in Denial,” author Tim Birkhead explains how Darwin’s failure to recognize avian female promiscuity resulted in a century of misconceptions about sexual selection