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2014-12-15 15:02:33

Apparently the annoying kid from Jurassic Park was right: Velociraptors were "six-foot turkeys."

Sea Lion Learns To Boogie Down
2013-04-02 04:56:19

The first empirical evidence of an animal not capable of vocal mimicry that can keep the beat comes from a California sea lion that bobs her head in time to music.

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2010-08-04 09:36:25

Female budgerigars found to judge 'virtual males' by their contact calls.

2009-07-06 18:00:59

Police in Brechin, Scotland, are looking for thieves who took 14 valuable birds from a collector. The budgerigars, called common parakeets in the United States, were taken when the house was burglarized on July 3.


Word of the Day
quilisma
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.