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TrilobitesThe weariest warblers are more likely to sleep with their heads tucked in — saving energy, but making them more vulnerable to predators.CreditCreditBernard Friel/Danita Delimont, via AlamyEvery spring, throngs of garden warblers make a treacherous, multiweek journey from their winter homes in Africa to their summer breeding grounds in Europe. Read more »
Science|Even Unhatched, Birds Exchange Survival SkillsOn Sálvora Island, off the coast of Spain, thousands of yellow-legged gulls dot the grassy cliffs from April to late July.CreditJose C. Read more »
Science|Who Liked Hurricane Sandy?These Tiny, Endangered BirdsTrilobitesOn New York’s Fire Island, the piping plover population has nearly doubled since the big storm in 2012, scientists report. Read more »
Science|The Vampire Birds of the Galápagos Have Fascinating Inner LivesTrilobitesYes, there is such a thing as a vampire finch.Yes, there is such a thing as a vampire finch. Read more »