Expert: Rhinos extinct in Mozambique Mozambique's rhinoceros population was wiped out more than a century ago by big game hunters. Reconstituted several years ago, it has again been driven to extinction, or to the brink of extinction, by poachers seeking their horns for sale in Asia.... More
One flight closer to space tourism Virgin Galactic is one flight closer to becoming a commercial "spaceline." The company's passenger spacecraft, SpaceShipTwo, completed its first rocket-powered flight Monday morning above the Mojave Desert in California. More
U.S. plans to drop gray wolves from endangered list The planned ruling would eliminate protection for the top predators, but scientists and conservationists say the proposal is flawed. Federal authorities intend to remove endangered species protections for all gray wolves in the Lower 48 states, carving out an a exception for a small pocket of about 75 Mexican wolves in the wild in Arizona and New Mexico, according to a draft document obtained by The Times. More
A Theory On Why Birds Don't Crash Into Each Other Hundreds, if not thousands, of birds will flock together across the sky, creating an undulating mass of feathers in flight. Their movements are seemingly random, yet none of them ever collide, as if their complex dance had been cleverly choreographed. 09/29/2016 - 9:18 am | View Link
Wind turbines killing more than just local birds Using DNA from tissue and stable isotopes from the feathers of golden eagle carcasses, researchers from Purdue University and the U.S. Geological Survey found that golden eagles killed at the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area in northern California can come ... 09/29/2016 - 9:01 am | View Link
Wind turbines a risk to birds living as far as 100 miles away "You can use these hydrogen ratios in the feathers to determine the approximate place that the bird grew its feathers." Using the isotopic data and DNA analysis, researchers built a migration model to reveal the wider effects of a wind farm on regional ... 09/29/2016 - 7:03 am | View Link
Wind turbines killing more than just local birds, study finds Using DNA from tissue and stable isotopes from the feathers of golden eagle carcasses, researchers from Purdue University and the U.S. Geological Survey found that golden eagles killed at the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area in northern California can come ... 09/29/2016 - 12:08 am | View Link
FOR THE BIRDS: Birds grow many kinds of feathers Feathers set birds apart from all other animals. And it's feathers that make individuals recognizable, from the brilliant red feathers of cardinals to the hurt-your-eyes yellow of goldfinches and the intense blue of indigo buntings. Now, during migration ... 09/28/2016 - 4:37 pm | View Link
Why do birds have feathers? Why do birds have feathers? - You’re probably familiar with lots of animals that have fur, but birds have something different… feathers! Feathers are unique ... 09/24/2016 - 7:44 am | View Website
Birds Female : Male: Resplendent Quetzal (Pharomachrus mocinno) Guatemala's National Bird its feathers were sign of Nobility among the Maya 09/23/2016 - 11:44 pm | View Website
Feathers and Birds Click on these categories to browse our current inventory: Categories that are Greyed Out are Out of Stock. Domestic Chicken 09/23/2016 - 11:37 pm | View Website
British Garden Birds Feathers. Feathers are one of the marvels of nature, they are light, strong and flexible. A bird has several different types of feathers, each is adapted for a ... 09/23/2016 - 3:38 pm | View Website
Feathers In Wood, Birds of Prey, duck decoys, song birds ... feathers in wood decorative detailed sculptures. birds of prey, duck decoys, song birds introduction gallery 1 gallery 2 09/23/2016 - 10:30 am | View Website
Chow Morso is the newest tenant at Avanti Food & Beverage, replacing chef Marco Gonzales’ Bixo. Chef Darrel Truett and Ryan Fletter of Barolo Grill will open the new concept next week, bringing Italian street food to the collective eatery.
While Barolo has served the Cherry Creek North neighborhood with Italian fine dining since 1992, Chow Morso ventures into a new neighborhood and style of food and service.
“We get to bring Barolo to another neighborhood, not make people come here,” said Fletter.
They called him "Uncle Larry." It was an affectionate nickname for a man who always made fast friends and who wouldn't hesitate to help a stranger in need. It didn't matter if you were related to him or not. He was Uncle Larry. "He loved all kids and they all called him Uncle Larry, including my
Inside scoop at Sprouts Farmers Market
Scoop out the savings on the season’s most in-demand gourd. Sprouts Farmers Market is letting customers save a little green on orange. The grocery chain is offering carving pumpkins for $3 each, from Sept. 30 to Oct. 2. It’s rare to find such a low price this time of year, so now’s the time to load up your wagon and get a pumpkin for every family member to carve.
Travelers passing through Denver International Airport have a new (temporary) spot to grab a beer before or after their flight. For its third year in a row, the “Beer Flights” beer garden returns.
As part of Denver’s upcoming Great American Beer Festival and Oktoberfest, the annual beer garden showcases 10 Colorado breweries for travelers to sip and sample.
A $10 ticket gets you into this mini-GABF with 10, 2-ounce samples of beer from breweries including Avery Brewing Company, Ska Brewing Company and Telluride Brewing Company.