• phys.org | 9/25/2018 | Staff
    One of the threats facing diving ducks are gill nets that fishermen use, which cause hundreds of thousands of inadvertent deaths to sea birds annually. To help prevent birds from dying in gill nets,...
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  • phys.org | 9/24/2018 | Staff
    Birds sing from the heart. While other four-limbed animals like mammals and reptiles make sounds with voiceboxes in their throats, birds' chirps originate in a unique vocal organ called the syrinx,...
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  • Editorial | 2/9/2018 | Staff
    Charity events are getting more creative!  This event which is a rubber ducky race involves 57,234 rubber ducks being dumped into the Chicago River at the Windy City Rubber Ducky Derby.
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  • phys.org | 9/5/2017 | Staff
    A high-flying duck species reaches altitudes of up to 6,800 metres (22,000 feet) to cross the Himalayas, new research shows. Ruddy shelducks are known to breed north of the Himalayan mountain range,...
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