Atheist Nexus Logo

Birding, Birders and all things Birds Discussions (142)

← Back to Birding, Birders and all things Birds
Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Hummingbirds' 22-million-year-old history of remarkable change is far from complete

The first comprehensive map of hummingbirds' 22-million-year-old family tree -- reconstructed based on careful analysis of 284 of the world…

Started by Steph S.

0 Apr 9, 2014

Missing Hormone ‘Leptin’ Found In Birds

The University of Akron How does the Arctic tern (a sea bird) fly more than 80,000 miles in its roundtrip North Pole-to-South Pole migrati…

Started by Steph S.

0 Mar 27, 2014

Massive seabird mortality reported in Atlantic

March 2014: Following the severe storms of the last three months, more than 28,000 seabirds have been found dead along the coasts of south…

Started by Steph S.

1 Mar 7, 2014
Reply by Joan Denoo

A Bird Flies South, and It’s News

DUXBURY, Mass. — The snowy owl seemed almost complacent, showing the confidence of a top predator whose bright yellow eyes suggested she m…

Started by Steph S.

2 Feb 7, 2014
Reply by Joan Denoo

Disinfect bird feeders twice monthly

Studying the evolution of virulence in bird disease, researchers discovered that virulence increases once a disease is established in an ar…

Started by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

5 Jan 10, 2014
Reply by Joan Denoo

A Happy Holiday for Birds that Depend on Alaskan Wildlife Refuge

A Happy Holiday for Birds that Depend on Alaskan Wildlife Refuge "On December 23, migratory birds received a fantastic holiday gift—Secre…

Started by Joan Denoo

0 Jan 9, 2014

Human Expansion Is Leaving Osprey of Canaries Cornered

Nov. 21, 2013 — A team of scientists from the GOHNIC Association in the Canary Islands has concluded in a study that human expansion could…

Started by Steph S.

0 Nov 29, 2013

Add Your Voice to Protect the Red Knot from Extinction

The Red Knot has one of the most impressive migrations in the world, traveling over 9,000 miles twice a year along the Atlantic Flyway fro…

Started by Steph S.

1 Nov 26, 2013
Reply by Liz E

Xmas Bird Count

Sign-up for the 114th Christmas Bird Count is now open! Find out about participation, find a circle near you and sign up to participate. I…

Started by Steph S.

0 Nov 21, 2013

Killing one owl to save another - huh?

Many of you have probably heard this one - the USFWS and decided in its infinite wisdom that yes, the only way we can save that Northern Sp…

Started by Liz E

1 Nov 18, 2013
Reply by Steph S.

RSS

Support Atheist Nexus

Donate Today

Donate

 

Help Nexus When You Buy From Amazon

Amazon

Nexus on Social Media:

© 2015   Atheist Nexus. All rights reserved. Admin: Richard Haynes.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service