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Marlgu Billabong at the end of the dry season

MARLGU BILLABONG AT THE END OF THE DRY SEASON

Last month we decided to head north to go camping and birding and top up the 2018 Year List. It is now very hot and dry inland and...

Kicking Off the Bird Count Season at Cangreja, Costa Rica

KICKING OFF THE BIRD COUNT SEASON AT CANGREJA, COSTA RICA

December is a busy time in Costa Rica. The end of the scholastic year coincides with the commencement of the “summer”dry season and...

 
 
 
Superhero Bits: ‘X-Men: Dark Phoenix' and ‘Shazam' CCXP Posters, How to Throw a Trident & More

SUPERHERO BITS: ‘X-MEN: DARK PHOENIX' AND ‘SHAZAM' CCXP POSTERS, HOW TO THROW A TRIDENT & MORE

Is Thanos coming back to Fortnite? What did Charlie Cox have to say about the cancellation of Daredevil? Are you ready for a third...

Need a gaming phone? The Razer Phone 2 is your best bet

NEED A GAMING PHONE? THE RAZER PHONE 2 IS YOUR BEST BET

Mobile gaming has come a long ways since the days when Angry Birds or Candy Crush dominated the app store. The platform is exploding,...

 
 
 
Where Are You Birding This Second Weekend of December 2018?

WHERE ARE YOU BIRDING THIS SECOND WEEKEND OF DECEMBER 2018?

As sure as the sun rises in the east, cold temperatures and winter weather will afflict certain parts of the world before autumn even...

Serbia self-drive birding tour planning

SERBIA SELF-DRIVE BIRDING TOUR PLANNING

This October, a previously unknown name shined in the eBird alerts in Serbia: Raphael Nussbaumer. He made a whirlwind tour of some...

 
 
 
Birds and Bugs

BIRDS AND BUGS

Flycatchers, bee-eaters, swallows and swifts conjure up images of birds flitting through the air in quest of some sort of arthropod....

Today's Apps Gone Free: Time Manager, Sleep Better and Striding Bird

TODAY'S APPS GONE FREE: TIME MANAGER, SLEEP BETTER AND STRIDING BIRD

Track time spent on activities, sleep better, and enjoy a storybook with todays collection of apps and games. All app prices are subject...

 
 
 
PETA says phrases like 'bring home the bacon' are comparable to racism, homophobia

PETA SAYS PHRASES LIKE 'BRING HOME THE BACON' ARE COMPARABLE TO RACISM, HOMOPHOBIA

Instead of saying "kill two birds with one stone," the group suggests saying, "Feed two birds with one scone."

The Little Big Year - Week 42: Tucson's Sweetwater Wetlands

THE LITTLE BIG YEAR - WEEK 42: TUCSON'S SWEETWATER WETLANDS

Just a few miles northwest of downtown Tucson, the Sweetwater Wetlands is truly a birding gem. This is a water reclamation plant, so...

 
 
 
Anne Hathaway May Head Down Sesame Street for Warner Bros

ANNE HATHAWAY MAY HEAD DOWN SESAME STREET FOR WARNER BROS

Anne Hathaway may head down Sesame Street for Warner Bros. According to The Hollywood Reporter , Anne Hathaway is in talks to star...

47 Birds - Art from  Martin Azúa Basque artist and designer

47 BIRDS - ART FROM  MARTIN AZÚA BASQUE ARTIST AND DESIGNER

47 Birds - Art from Martin Azúa Basque artist and designer Martin Azúa has created a completely unique scarf with his 47 birds line:...

 
 
 
Gulls Simplified: A Gull Book Review

GULLS SIMPLIFIED: A GULL BOOK REVIEW

I'm not a larophile*, but some of my favorite birders are. It's hard to escape the mystic pull of wanting to excel at gull identification....

Margot Robbie Opens Up About Birds Of Prey's Crazy Long Title

MARGOT ROBBIE OPENS UP ABOUT BIRDS OF PREY'S CRAZY LONG TITLE

The upcoming blockbuster will have a great focus on Harley, and the long title through the fandom for a loop when Margot Robbie shared...

 
 
 
Superpedestrian Rolls Out Smarter, Hardier E-Scooter for Sharing

SUPERPEDESTRIAN ROLLS OUT SMARTER, HARDIER E-SCOOTER FOR SHARING

It's the diagnosis of Superpedestrian CEO Assaf Biderman that bike- and scooter-share startups know far too little about bikes and...

Contemporary Bird Art Original Oil Painting and Prints Heidi Malott

CONTEMPORARY BIRD ART ORIGINAL OIL PAINTING AND PRINTS HEIDI MALOTT

Visitoroil on canvas panel 6x6 inch 2018 Quiet Monday, at least for the next hour. The bird of Indiana is the cardinal. The female's...

 
 
 
A Single Purple Gallinule

A SINGLE PURPLE GALLINULE

All birders love the Everglades. There are so few places on Earth where one can see thousands and thousands and thousands of wading...

House Finches Feeding on Seaside Goldenrod

HOUSE FINCHES FEEDING ON SEASIDE GOLDENROD

While birding out at the coast of Queens this year I have noticed on several occasions a variety of birds, mostly finches, feeding...

 
 
 
In search of Rock Warblers

IN SEARCH OF ROCK WARBLERS

When we returned to the Blue Mountains in September this year it had been five and a half years since we had visited the area and because...

Uber in rumoured talks to buy an electric scooter startup

UBER IN RUMOURED TALKS TO BUY AN ELECTRIC SCOOTER STARTUP

Uber is known as a pioneer in the ride-sharing industry, and it's looking to grow its market share by acquiring a scooter-share startup...