Archive for bird

Sarah's First Turkey

Turkey down! Assistant Online Editor Sarah Smith Barnum tagged her first ever turkey. Here's what happened...

May 18, 2013

The Top 10 Fastest Birds

The great snipe doesn't exactly look like an athlete, but a new study found that the chubby little shorebird is the fastest migrator on earth, averaging 60 miles per hour for up to 4,200 miles.

June 10, 2011

Why Did 5,000 Birds Fall From the Sky? (UPDATED)

New Year's Day began with a grim discovery for the residents of Beebe, Ark: Overnight nearly 5,000 birds mysteriously died and fell from the sky, covering homes and yards.

January 03, 2011

Ducks Dig the HighBall

When we tried out these duck and goose calls, we knew our lanyards would never be complete without them.

June 10, 2009