bird perched next to a brick atop a trash can
Science Snapshot: Fine Feathered Foes
Australians are resorting to increasingly drastic measures to keep cockatoos out of their garbage bins.
Science Snapshot: Fine Feathered Foes
Science Snapshot: Fine Feathered Foes

Australians are resorting to increasingly drastic measures to keep cockatoos out of their garbage bins.

Australians are resorting to increasingly drastic measures to keep cockatoos out of their garbage bins.

urban wildlife
A California coyote above Santa Monica beach
Human Gut Bacteria Show Up in Urban Wildlife
Bianca Nogrady | Sep 12, 2022
The gut microbiomes of city-dwelling animals, including coyotes, lizards, and birds, show similarities to those found in humans who also live in urban environments.
Celine Frere Chases Dragons and Koalas to Learn How They Adapt
Max Kozlov | Jan 1, 2021
The biologist at the University of Sunshine Coast in Australia wants to understand why some animal species adapt well to urbanization, while others fall flat.
Pandemic Shutdown Altered Bay Area Birdsongs
Ruth Williams | Sep 24, 2020
As shelter-in-place orders quieted the city of San Francisco, its sparrow population developed softer, sexier songs.
With Humans Indoors, Animals Go Wild
Lisa Winter | Apr 17, 2020
Across the globe, wildlife is exploring empty places usually occupied by people.