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
Young bird, big reward from spring turkey hunt - Herald Times Young bird, big reward from spring turkey hunt - Sheboygan-Press 05/4/2016 - 4:39 am | View Link
U.S. kills 39,000 turkeys in outbreak of mild bird flu - Yahoo! News U.S. kills 39,000 turkeys in outbreak of mild bird flu - OIE - Reuters UK 05/3/2016 - 2:25 pm | View Link
Research on modern day animals reveals insights into extinct animals - PhysOrg.com Research on modern day animals reveals insights into extinct animals - EurekAlert! 05/3/2016 - 12:29 pm | View Link
Mood Indigo's Textiles Offer a Soulful Shade of Blue - Stranger The feathers are iridescent. Ornithologists say they look like birds flying now; they're that well-preserved. 05/3/2016 - 8:20 am | View Link
Grand River spill a 'wake-up call' to Waterloo region - CBC Region says water supply safe from spill - New Hamburg Independent 05/3/2016 - 7:21 am | View Link
Not all baby birds need to be rescued Mockingbirds in particular tend to hop from the nest seemingly early. Fledglings are young birds with feathers and short tails. They can perch, hop or walk, but they are still learning to fly, a process that can take up to two weeks. At this stage they are ... 05/3/2016 - 2:33 pm | View Link
Having a bad hair day? Scared birds run away from snowy egret after seeing his crazy fluffed up feathers This is the hilarious moment a group of birds run away scared from a fellow heron whose feathers had turned fluffy. The birds couldn't wait to dash after after seeing the frizzy hair belonging to the snowy egret, which began to make its way towards them. 05/3/2016 - 6:12 am | View Link
Plight of the geese: Birds mistake Boise State's blue turf for a lake Maybe if they chill out long enough, the birds will get a chance to meet Bryan Harsin or touch their feathers to a Fiesta Bowl trophy. Until we can actually communicate with these birds, we'll never know. 05/3/2016 - 3:06 am | View Link
'Angry Birds' maker wants phones out as film credits roll LOS ANGELES — The creators of "Angry Birds" hope movie theater audiences don't get their feathers ruffled if some filmgoers pluck out their mobile devices at the end of "The Angry Birds Movie" and point them at the screen. Rovio Entertainment is dropping ... 05/2/2016 - 7:20 pm | View Link
Meet the family of oak titmouse birds The mother bird will aggressively defend her nest, eggs and chicks, hissing, splaying her tail feathers and charging intruders. The chicks are born naked and helpless, but in three week’s time their eyes will have opened, they will have sprouted ... 05/2/2016 - 11:39 am | View Link
Why Do Birds Wear Feathers Instead of Fur? | Wonderopolis Have you ever heard the old saying, “Birds of a feather flock together”? But what if birds had fur? Would they flock togeth…ur? No, that doesn’t sound right ... 05/1/2016 - 11:23 pm | View Website
cffstore.com Crafts Feathers Floral is your online feather craft shoppe! We carry everything from Boas & Packaged Feathers to Costume Masks & Floral Stems. Of course, everything ... 05/1/2016 - 12:32 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. Chukar. Rock Dove. Duck 05/1/2016 - 11:49 am | View Website
The Earthlife Web Feathers are one of the most prominent features of a bird's anatomy, and they are unique to birds. Every bird has feathers and everything that has feathers is a bird. Feathers perform a number of functions for a bird. 05/1/2016 - 10:59 am | View Website
How Birds Make Colorful Feathers | Bird Academy • The ... How Birds Make Colorful Feathers. Bird Academy; Bird-ology Articles; How Birds Make Colorful Feathers; As one might expect from the amazing diversity of colors and ... 05/1/2016 - 3:06 am | View Website
The Tamale Kitchen is a nonprofit organization created by Becky Gripp to give Hispanic women of the Lady of Peace Catholic Parish in the city's Northeast community a means to self-sufficiency by offering a living wage for their authentic, handmade tamales. The tamales sold out quickly at a recent pop-up at Olive Tree in Hawthorne Plaza.
Tuesday's Late Show taped before Stephen Colbert learned that Donald Trump won the Indiana Republican primary and Ted Cruz dropped out of the race. "But I do know that it was do-or-die for Sen. Ted Cruz — and judging by this picture, I'm going to say he died about a week ago," he said.
You can crowdsource funding, tasks and errands, a place to stay on holiday, car rentals, and more. So it’s no surprise that there’s now an app to crowdsource your photo editing for Instagram. With the free iOS app, Hippo, you can sign up for an account and submit your photos to be edited by other users.
The operators of Graceland say the Memphis tourist attraction centered on the life and music of Elvis Presley has received its 20 millionth paid visitor.
Elvis Presley Enterprises says CEO Jack Soden greeted the 20 millionth visitor, 31-year-old Tiffany Greenoak, at Graceland on Monday morning.
A Minnesota state university system is prohibiting athletics teams from traveling to tournaments in North Carolina this spring after that state passed a law limiting LGBT protections.
Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system communications director Doug Anderson said no teams will participate in tournaments in North Carolina this spring.