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What Makes Bowerbirds Such Good Artists?

Bowerbirds are perhaps the most intriguing artists of the bird world. Their beautiful constructions are built purely to impress females (they are not nests, as often mistaken to be).

January 7, 2015 — Felicity Muth

Peacocks Produce Sounds We Can’t Hear

If you're lucky enough, you may have seen a peacock displaying to a female. It's an impressive event to witness: the peacock spreads and ruffles his enormous, brightly coloured tail feathers for a female, who, after checking him out, may choose to mate with him or not.

February 28, 2015 — Felicity Muth