Tag: bird song

Can You Hear Me Now?

Written by | September 19th, 2012

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Studies have shown that noise from traffic and construction can alter birds’ song–which could spell big trouble for urban-dwelling birds like the endangered golden-cheeked warbler.

Fall Birding: Rise to the Challenge!

Written by | September 22nd, 2011

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Hurry, it’s time to get outside for fall bird migrations! Get tips on knowing when and where to go, plus find out why birds are quieter and less colorful during their autumn migration.

Cool Green Morning: Tuesday, August 10

Written by | August 10th, 2010

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Add a little butter, a dash of car exhaust, bake at high heat and you’ve got yourself a cool green morning!

  1. It isn’t good for your waistline, but at least butter makes decent biodiesel. (The New York Times)
  2. The recent post-Copenhagen and pre-Mexico UN meeting in Germany made little progress toward a global warming accord. (Christian Science Monitor)
  3. Speaking of climate change… 17 nations have hit all-time heat records. (Mongabay)
  4. In the future, could cars run on their own exhaust? (EcoGeek)
  5. What inspires a bird to sing? Getting a mate and keeping one, it turns out. (Wired Science)
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