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Posts tagged ornithologists

July 15, 2009

 

Bald-headed vulture

Vultures May Be Bald, But They Keep It Cool

It's difficult to look at a vulture's conspicuous baldness without thinking of some crotchety old man having a bad day, but vultures are bald for a reason.

February 7, 2006

 

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Poisonous Birds

In the early 1990's, ornithologists were stunned to learn about the discovery of poisonous birds.

September 27, 2003

 

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All Walks of Life

Is it true that larger birds walk and smaller bird hop?

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