Are birds timing their escapes based on posted speed-limit signs?
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A peek behind-the-scenes at the Academy’s new Skulls exhibit.
Scientists are trying to revive and restore a tragically lost species, the passenger pigeon.
Can birds read speed limit signs?
How will climate change affect different species? Will organisms be able to adapt quickly enough to survive in a rapidly changing environment?
Swallows in Nebraska have evolved shorter wingspans to stay away from cars.
This video was produced by youth participating in the 2012 Science in Action Summer Intensive. A project of the Academy’s Digital Learning Department, generously funded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation.
For song sparrows, beak size does matter.
Researcher Jack Dumbacher returns to Papua New Guinea each year, always finding something new.
Birds of a feather: enjoy recent stories of the science of birds in today’s news roundup.