The birds can distinguish hues in combinations of ultraviolet and visible light that puts our own technicolor vision to shame.
If you’ve got it, flaunt it.
Shaking up what we know about bird hearing.
Yes, we included the weasel riding the woodpecker
One of 10 award-winning science visualizations from the 2015 Vizzies
Findings so incredible you have to see them to believe them.
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