Friday, January 17, 2020
Wildlife experts believe they have solved the mystery of why hundreds of starlings died after smashing into a road.It appear the flock of starlings was swooping in formation to avoid a bird of prey.More than 300 starlings dived to...
A study released this week from the Institute of Atmospheric Physics/Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Science Press and Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany, claimed the world’s oceans are warming at the same rate as if five atomic bombs were dropped into the sea...
Gale-force winds in Australia merged two enormous fires into a megablaze spanning an area four times the size of Greater London on Friday, while tens of thousands rallied to again demand action on climate change."The conditions are difficult today,"...
Around 480 million animals are feared to have died in the bushfires sweeping Australia, including nearly a third of the koalas in New South Wales's main habitat.Ecologists at the University of Sydney estimate around 480 million mammals, birds and reptiles have...
Something is causing the waters just off the west coast to heat up dramatically, fish are dying off in staggering numbers, birds that feed on those fish are also dying off rapidly, and scientists have discovered 15,000 holes in...
The entries spanned 11 categories, with submissions from more than 70 countries.  The winners and runners-up were announced at the Nature Talks photo festival in the Netherlands – and photographers can now start entering for next year’s contest.  EMMA...
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. meat markets had so far been shielded from the effects of a deadly pig disease wiping out Asian herds. That’s starting to change. As pork supplies plummet in China, the world’s top consumer is desperate for meat...
BILLINGS, MONT. (AP) — Wildlife officials say a hail storm packing 70-mile-per-hour winds killed or maimed more than 11,000 pelicans, cormorants and other birds when it rolled over a central Montana lake and nesting area.Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials said Friday...
Flesh-eating pitcher plants living in a bog in Canada have for the first time been spotted regularly feasting on salamanders.The carnivorous plant – also known as a “turtle sock plant” – was previously believed to feed almost exclusively on spiders and small insects who fell...
ORLANDO (CBSMiami) – A Florida neighborhood is beginning to look a lot like one of those terrifying scenes from the classic Alfred Hitchcock thriller ‘The Birds.’That’s because hundreds of black vultures are invading the neighborhood, damaging the roofs they...

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