When it comes to birds, we can't forget the heavy, screaming, and swimming kind. That's right - not all birds are little and fly around singing a sweet song!
Whoosh! A flash of red, and then the ruby-throated hummingbird is gone. This tiny, fast flyer must travel thousands of miles every year. Why?
Some birds can fly while they are asleep! Find out how they do it, and learn about some other weird sleep habits of birds.
The great horned owl is a magnificent bird. If it were as tall as a human, its eyes would be the size of oranges! Want to see like an owl? Try our science experiment!
Frieda takes care of an injured cardinal. But soon, Kenny Cardinal longs to be outdoors. Can she let him go?
Did you know that carrier pigeons have been carrying messages for thousands of years? Meet G.I. Joe, a famous carrier pigeon that saved a town from disaster by heroically delivering an important message.
Max and Ellis and their family shared their front porch with unusual neighbors: a family of mourning doves! Read all about their adventures. In another story, Trent and his dad have something to figure out: What kind of bird is making that sound?
Dazzle your friends with 10 Amazing Facts About Birds.
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