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A Sleeping Macaw

How Do Birds Sleep?

It may come as a surprise to some, but yes, birds do sleep.  Sleep is essential when it comes to avian cognitive development, including early development, in birds.  But how

Wilson's Warbler

Why 80 North American Birds Are Being Renamed

The American Ornithological Society (AOS) has committed to a tremendous task over the next few years: the renaming of all North American eponymous English bird names. Eponymous indicates something named

Waxwing

Top Places to See Waxwings this Winter

While many of the United Kingdom’s birds head south during winter for more pleasant and warmer climates, the winter months see the return of waxwings. Often called Bohemian waxwings, these

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