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Image of the Day: Older and Wiser

By Sukanya Charuchandra | June 8, 2018

As the years go by, seabirds such as gannets get better at foraging.  

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Image of the Day: Bird Braincase

By The Scientist Staff | May 4, 2018

Newly discovered fossils shed light on the structure of the feeding apparatus of ancient seabirds.

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Behavior Brief

By Ben Andrew Henry | December 23, 2016

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Flapless Flight

By Kerry Grens | January 1, 2014

New research increases the understanding of how albatrosses fly effortlessly by harvesting energy out of thin air.

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Opinion: Marine Canaries in the Coalmine

By Kyle H. Elliot and John E. Elliot | July 18, 2013

Seabirds can serve as indicators of pollution.

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