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Conserving Our Wildlife Heritage

One cannot be truly human and civilised unless one looks upon not only fellowmen but all creation with the eyes of a friend, it is sad that in country after country, progress should become synonymous with an assault on the ... Read More »

Birds learn from neighbours how to defend nests

Washington, June 5 (ANI): A new study by scientists at the University of Cambridge has shown that inexperienced reed warblers learn how to stop cuckoos from laying eggs in their nests by watching how other members of their species deal ... Read More »

Birds sing well even when exposed to bad tutors

Washington, May 28 (ANI): A new study by German researchers has revealed that male canaries sing well even when they are exposed to tutors lacking basic features of the song of their species. The learning of birdsong is similar to ... Read More »

Night owls can work longer than early birds

Washington, Apr 24 (ANI): Early birds may be chirpier in the morning, but it’s the night owls that score over them when it comes to being alert after waking up from sleep, concludes a new brain-scan study. In the study, ... Read More »

African lark may soon become extinct

London, April 16 (ANI): A recent survey has found that just a few hundred of the African larks survive in Ethiopia, which indicates that the endangered bird might soon become extinct. According to a report by BBC News, if and ... Read More »