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Scientists Discover Birds Hold ‘Funerals’ For Dead

Written by on September 2, 2012 in Wildlife with 0 Comments
Scientists Discover Birds Hold ‘Funerals’ For Dead

When western scrub jays encounter a dead bird, they call out to one another and stop foraging. The jays then often fly down to the dead body and gather around it, scientists have discovered. The behaviour may have evolved to warn other birds of nearby danger, report researchers in California, who have published the findings in the journal Animal Behaviour. The revelation comes from a study by Teresa Iglesias and colleagues at the University of California, Davis, US.

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Plastic in Birds’ Stomachs Reveals Ocean’s Garbage Problem

Posted by on July 8, 2012 in Animals and Pets, Environment with 0 Comments
Plastic in Birds’ Stomachs Reveals Ocean’s Garbage Problem

Plastic found in the stomachs of dead seabirds suggests the Pacific Ocean off the northwest coast of North America is more polluted than was realized.

The birds, called northern fulmars, feed exclusively at sea. Plastic remains in their stomachs for long periods. Researchers have for several decades examined stomach contents of fulmars, and in new study they tallied the plastic products in dead fulmars that had washed up on the coasts of Washington, Oregon and British Columbia, Canada.

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2012: Arkansas Blackbirds Die Again En Masse

Written by on January 1, 2012 in Animals and Pets with 0 Comments
2012: Arkansas Blackbirds Die Again En Masse

For the second New Year’s Eve in a row blackbirds have fallen dead from the sky in central Arkansas.  A radar image appeared on KATV showing a huge formation over Beebe just hours before midnight.  The TV station said that hundreds of birds perished.  The animal control representative, Hearst Taylor said they still don’t know the […]

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Military Experiments May Have Caused Bird and Fish Deaths

Written by on January 12, 2011 in Corruption with 0 Comments
Military Experiments May Have Caused Bird and Fish Deaths

In an article on Salem-News.com, Terrence Aym describes the use of scalar technology invented by Nikola Tesla which has the capability of turning any surrounding medium into a weapon of instantly lethal proportion.  Terrence Aym proposes that this type of weapon is what caused the bird and fish deaths in Arkansas and Louisiana.  The evidence may […]

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Have Raining Birds Brought Back Fortean Times?

Written by on January 3, 2011 in Environmental Hazards with 2 Comments
Have Raining Birds Brought Back Fortean Times?

An entry in the Book of the Damned by Charles Fort described things that could not be explained by traditional science or physics almost like the “X-Files” of the past.  This includes such things a raining frogs, fish fallout and drops of blood precipitating from above.  Recently wildlife experts are perplexed as to why a thousand […]

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