Using eBird data, the State of India’s Birds 2020 report shows that most bird species have declined in India.
For Atlas Obscura, I interviewed an artist who makes sculptures of birds out of paper and wire.
The Burning Birds of India’s colorful matchboxes are designed to inspire people to care about the disappearance of birds.
It took a fish egg pooped by a swan to stop an old-age theory from flushing down the drain.
Meet the grebes, jays, woodpeckers and other birds that call London home.
It probably gets its fix of salt from those tears.
It could dissuade seabirds from nesting and even cause local extinction.
They eat almost 60,000 prey in a day. And can store over 4,000 in their food pouch at one time.
Several bird species are about to go extinct. Why? Because of us.
The huge mass of birds swirled through the sky — twisting and turning, splitting and merging, singing all the while.
Where I curate stories about the art and science of birds.
A cuckoo that builds its own nest has the means to keep its eggs from breaking before it is time.
Our alcoholic propensities may be rooted in our fruit-eating ancestors.
A video I made of a swan pulling its weight in ice.
When they accidentally run into bird nests sitting on the ground, some slugs help themselves to a free, easy meal of bird chicks.