Tag: birds

Oct 21, 2020

The Last Bird of Its Kind, Singing for a Mate That Will Never Come, is the Saddest Thing Ever

The Last Bird of Its Kind, Singing for a Mate That Will Never Come, is the Saddest Thing Ever

In 1987 the last Kauaʻi ʻōʻō was male, and his song was recorded for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology

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Oct 14, 2020

If You’ve Never Seen an Ostrich Run, Here’s One Chasing Some Cyclists For Over a Minute

If You’ve Never Seen an Ostrich Run, Here’s One Chasing Some Cyclists For Over a Minute

I had no idea they could run so fast for so long

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Sep 29, 2020

Just a Tiny Hummingbird Feeding Its Even Tinier Babies

Just a Tiny Hummingbird Feeding Its Even Tinier Babies

Just in case you’ve never seen a tiny hummingbird feeding its tiny babies before!

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Sep 15, 2020

Just In Case You’ve Never Seen What Flamingos Feeding (from Underwater) Looks Like

Just In Case You’ve Never Seen What Flamingos Feeding (from Underwater) Looks Like

Flamingos feed by sucking in water and mud at the front of their bills, then pumping it out at the sides. Briny plates called ‘lamellae’ act like tiny filters, trapping shrimp and other small water creatures for the flamingos to eat

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Aug 26, 2020

This Video of a Wild Crow Using the Urban Landscape to Its Advantage is Incredible

This Video of a Wild Crow Using the Urban Landscape to Its Advantage is Incredible

Crows (corvidae) are widely regarded as some of the smartest animals on the planet and this video is a perfect example of why

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Aug 19, 2020

This Talking Raven is Amazing

This Talking Raven is Amazing

Like all members of the Corvidae family, ravens are extremely intelligent

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Aug 6, 2020

This Cockatoo Starting a Dance Party at the Vet is the Energy We Need Right Now

This Cockatoo Starting a Dance Party at the Vet is the Energy We Need Right Now

Meet Sydney, a male umbrella cockatoo that knows how to get the party started!

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Jul 30, 2020

Baby Hummingbird Lands on Woman Wearing Giant Monster Hands

Baby Hummingbird Lands on Woman Wearing Giant Monster Hands

Alyson was showing off the giant hands to her 3-year-old nephew when the baby hummingbird made a surprise cameo

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May 26, 2020

The Most Over-Engineered Backyard Squirrel Obstacle Course You Will Ever See

The Most Over-Engineered Backyard Squirrel Obstacle Course You Will Ever See

Squirrels kept stealing Mark Rober’s bird seed, so he over-engineered the perfect squirrel proof bird feeder

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Feb 11, 2020

Squirrel Has Existential Crisis As It Hopelessly Slides Down Greased Feeder

Squirrel Has Existential Crisis As It Hopelessly Slides Down Greased Feeder

She was fed up with the squirrels stealing all of the bird food so she greased the feeder

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