Bird


New Bird Fossil in China gives Clues to Feather Colors

New Bird Fossil in China gives Clues to Feather Colors

Chinese archaeologists have found molecular evidence of the protein keratin in a bird fossil from the Cretaceous Period 130 mi...

Nov 22 2016, 9:41pm CST

Bird Poop Might Help Keep Arctic Cool

Bird Droppings Might Help Keep Arctic Cool

The ammonia-rich bird poop has a cooling effect on the atmosphere above the Arctic region...

Nov 21 2016, 10:17am CST

Oldest Known Bird Voice Box Suggests Dinosaurs Could Not Sing

Oldest Known Bird Squawk Box Suggests Dinosaurs Could Not Sing

A voice box of oldest know avian species has lent evidence regarding the vocal capacity and range of dinosaurs....

Oct 13 2016, 6:40am CDT

Dinosaur-Age Bird Wings Found Trapped in Amber

Dinosaur-Age Bird Wings Found Trapped in Amber

99 million year old bird wings are remarkably similar to those of modern birds....

Jun 29 2016, 1:16am CDT

Seeds Saved Bird Ancestors From Dinosaur Extinction

Seeds Saved Bird Ancestors From Dinosaur Extinction

The fossil record is proof of one thing - which is that seeds helped bird harbingers from undergoing total extinction....

Apr 22 2016, 6:45am CDT

Seeds saved Bird Ancestors from Extinction

Seeds saved Bird Ancestors from Extinction

After an asteroid impact that killed carnivorous bird-like dinosaurs some 65 million years ago, birds with toothless beaks surv...

Apr 22 2016, 6:31am CDT

Red Angry Bird is Now the UN Ambassador for International Day of Happiness

Red Angry Bird is Now the UN Ambassador for International Day of Happiness

Red who is the leader of the Angry Birds is now the UN Ambassador for the International Day of Happiness....

Mar 19 2016, 3:19am CDT

Bird Uses Linguistics Thought to Be Exclusively Human

Bird Uses Linguistics Thought to Be Exclusively Human

As humans, we tend to think that there are a lot of things that set us apart from animals. Today, however, it came out that one...

Mar 8 2016, 5:45pm CST

Giant Flightless Bird Roamed the Arctic 50 Million Years Ago

Giant Flightless Bird Roamed the Arctic 50 Million Years Ago

The fossil bone found on Ellesmere Island is the first and only evidence of the massive ancient bird Gastornis....

Feb 13 2016, 9:51pm CST

Bird-watching

National Audubon Society Urges Everyone to Involve In Backyard Bird Counts Next Weekend

The National Audubon Society together with Cornell Lab of Ornithology and Bird Studies Canada has earmarked next weekend as Gre...

Feb 8 2016, 7:42am CST

Genes Decide Whether You are an Early Bird or Night Owl

Genes Decide Whether You are an Early Bird or Night Owl

Researchers have identified 15 locations in DNA associated with "morningness." Morning people are less likey to suffe...

Feb 4 2016, 9:30pm CST

Supersizing Eggs Drove Giant Ancient Aussie Bird to Extinction

Supersizing Eggs Drove Giant Ancient Aussie Bird to Extinction

Burnt eggshell fragments found on various sites point to human's role in ancient bird's demise....

Feb 1 2016, 9:16pm CST

New Species of Himalayan Bird Discovered by Scientists

New Species of Himalayan Bird Discovered by Scientists

New Himalayan forest thrush species has been found in northeast India and has been named Himalaya forest thrush Zoothera Salima...

Jan 21 2016, 9:22pm CST

World's Oldest Banded Bird Returns Home to Breed

World's Oldest Banded Bird Returns Home to Breed

Wisdom is the oldest banded bird who returned to the wildlife refuge to mate once more before she takes off again....

Dec 1 2015, 8:47am CST

Scientist Found Extremely Rare Bird and Killed it in the Name of Conservation

Scientist Found Extremely Rare Bird and Killed it in the Name of Conservation

A biologist found the first ever reported male moustached kingfisher after 20 years of effort, photographed it and then killed...

Oct 13 2015, 7:21am CDT

Scientists Reveal the Most Comprehensive Bird Family Tree Ever

Scientists Reveal the Most Comprehensive Bird Family Tree Ever

The research provides new insight into how all modern birds evolved....

Oct 8 2015, 8:00am CDT

125 million Year Old Bird Discovered

125 million Year Old Bird Discovered

A new fossil of a tiny bird has been discovered in Spain. It was likely able to fly. Something that can't be said about ot...

Oct 7 2015, 7:07am CDT

Bird Weighs Peanuts To Pick Heaviest

Bird Weighs Peanuts To Pick Heaviest

Scientists discovered that the Mexican Jay is not just taking any peanut it finds. The bird is comparing peanuts to find the he...

May 23 2015, 1:22am CDT

New Terror Bird Fossil reveals Deep Chirp

New Terror Bird Fossil reveals Deep Chirp

A new exceptionally preserved fossil of a Terror Bird (Llallawavis scagliai) suggest that the animal had a deep voice....

Apr 11 2015, 4:39am CDT

Christie Brinkley Eye gets injured due to Bird Attack

Christie Brinkley Eye gets injured due to Bird Attack

Supermodel Christie Brinkley injures herself while trying to save a bird. The supermodel was on a vacation when she tried to sa...

Apr 7 2015, 10:11am CDT

GPS wearing Blackpoll Warbler Bird reveals 3-Day nonstop Flight over the Atlantic Ocean

GPS wearing Blackpoll Warbler Bird reveals 3-Day nonstop Flight over the Atlantic Ocean

Humans are just lame meat bags compared to nature's best animals. A new research project revealed that a tiny bird makes 3...

Apr 1 2015, 5:17am CDT

Top 10 Walmart Black Friday 2014 Early Bird Deals offered Today

Top 10 Walmart Black Friday 2014 Early Bird Deals spotted Sunday

Walmart launched their first early Walmart Black Friday 2014 sale online at walmart.com on Nov. 1. There have been many notewor...

Nov 9 2014, 7:04am CST

Top 10 Walmart Black Friday 2014 Early Bird Deals offered Today

Top 10 Walmart Black Friday 2014 Early Bird Deals offered Today

Walmart launched their first early Walmart Black Friday 2014 sale online at walmart.com on Nov. 1. There have been many notewor...

Nov 8 2014, 11:59am CST

Bionic Bird: The First Avian Drone

Bionic Bird: The First Avian Drone

The world’s first smartphone controlled avian drone is finally here and it is called Bionic Bird....

Nov 6 2014, 4:05am CST

Top 10 Early Walmart Black Friday 2014 Early Bird Deals selling Today

Top 10 Early Walmart Black Friday 2014 Early Bird Deals selling Today

Walmart launched their first early Walmart Black Friday 2014 sale online at walmart.com on Nov. 1. There have been many several...

Nov 5 2014, 10:48am CST

Early Walmart Black Friday 2014 Early Bird Sale has Launched

Early Walmart Black Friday 2014 Early Bird Sale has Launched

Walmart launched their first early Walmart Black Friday 2014 sale online at walmart.com....

Nov 1 2014, 2:39am CDT

Walmart hosts 1 Day Early Bird Online Specials Sale on Nov. 3

Walmart hosts 1 Day Early Bird Online Specials Sale on Nov. 3

Walmart is doing something new this year in early Holiday sales. The retailer is offering special 24-hour online sales with Bla...

Oct 31 2014, 3:19pm CDT

Escape Bird! Game Review

Escape Bird! Game Review

Escape Bird is an arcade game developed for Android devices by Javier Santos. In this game, you will meet a bird that tries to...

Oct 28 2014, 12:25pm CDT

Flappy Bird Maker Dong Nguyen Returns With New Game 'Swing Copters'

Flappy Bird Maker Dong Nguyen Returns With New Game 'Swing Copters'

When Dong Nguyen decided to pull out his insanely successful game from Google Play and the App Store, he felt guilty. Flappy Bi...

Aug 19 2014, 8:28am CDT

The first game on Android Wear is a Flappy Bird clone

The first game on Android Wear is a Flappy Bird clone

The game is available as Flopsy Droid in the wearables section of the Play Store....

Jul 9 2014, 2:32pm CDT

80% of Flappy Bird clones on Android and iOS contain malware

80% of Flappy Bird Clones on Android and iOS contain Malware

As if the Flappy Bird phenomenon wasn’t infectious enough to begin with, the torrent of clones that followed the app’s release...

Jun 25 2014, 5:33am CDT

Bird DNA Linked Not to Emu But Elephant Bird

Bird DNA Linked Not to Emu But Elephant Bird

The kiwi bird’s DNA has been found to be linked not to the emu but to the elephant bird....

May 24 2014, 3:55am CDT

Flappy Bird to Return to the App Store in August with Multiplayer

Flappy Bird to Return to the App Store in August with Multiplayer

The creator claims this time the game will be Multiplayer and 'Less Addictive'...

May 15 2014, 1:45pm CDT

Flappy Bird Returns In August With Multiplayer

Flappy Bird Returns In August With Multiplayer

The formerly press shy Dong Nguyen spoke with CNBC today to confirm the return of his smash mobile hit, Flappy Bird. Nguyen mad...

May 15 2014, 1:56am CDT

Vegas Bird Death Puts Lawyer on Probation

Vegas Bird Death Puts Lawyer on Probation

A California lawyer, Justin Alexander Teixeira, was sentenced to up to four years of probation in Vegas for a bird death case....

May 13 2014, 9:50am CDT

Top 5 Flappy Bird Remakes

Top 5 Flappy Bird Remakes

The original "Flappy Bird" game from GEARS Studio was a huge hit on iOS devices around the world. Sadly, its creator...

Apr 1 2014, 2:32pm CDT

2048 Left Behind Falppy Bird

2048 Leaves Behind Falppy Bird

The highly popular game, Flappy Bird is out and in its place has come 2048. 2048 was created by an Italian programmer....

Mar 25 2014, 11:21am CDT

Flappy Bird is Not Coming Soon

Flappy Bird is Not Coming Soon

The creator of Flappy Bird officially confirmed that the hit game will return to app stores. But he also said that Flappy Bird...

Mar 21 2014, 8:27am CDT

Flappy Bird will come back, but not soon, says Dong Nguyen

Flappy Bird will come back says Dong Nguyen

Dong Nguyen revealed on Twitter that he will bring back Flappy Bird. But it will be different and better....

Mar 20 2014, 10:23pm CDT

Apple Loop: iOS 7.1 Adoption, SXSW, Smartwatch Patents,

Apple Loop: iOS 7.1 Adoption, SXSW, Smartwatch Patents, Japanese Marketshare, and Flappy Bird

Keeping you in the loop on a few of the very many things that happened around Apple over the last seven days. Apple’s iOS 7.1 u...

Mar 15 2014, 1:11am CDT