Posts Tagged ‘Birds’

Bird watching, for people who hate birds

Bird watching, for people who hate birds

Birds look mean, you can’t pet them, and they shit on you. Maybe I loathe them because I’ve lived in cities my whole life, and my few interactions with birds consist of the following: pigeons (aka rats with wings) clogging the pavement and flying in your face seagulls pooping on my head (seagulls take...

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Report: Plight of migratory birds requires global solution

Report: Plight of migratory birds requires global solution

Brooks HaysBRISBANE, Australia, Dec. 3 (UPI) — According to a new study published in the journal Science, more than 90 percent of migratory bird species are without adequate protections. Latest News – UPI.com

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Angry Birds Fight is a hybrid monster of Candy Crush and RPG gaming

Angry Birds Fight is a hybrid monster of Candy Crush and RPG gaming

Second album syndrome is all about the difficulty of following up on that initial smash hit, but spare a thought for those suffering from eleventh album syndrome. This is the plight of Rovio, the Finnish company that’s still trying to match the runaway success of 2009’s Angry Birds. As struggling bands so often do,...

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Obama administration wants to make the skies safer for birds

Obama administration wants to make the skies safer for birds

The Obama administration proposed new laws this week that would protect birds from threats like oil wells, gas flares, and power lines. The laws would provide a comprehensive framework for preventing migratory bird killings resulting from human intervention. The most established bird protection law, the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA), is nearly 100 years old,...

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Earth Day aims to reach millions with ‘Angry Birds’ game

Earth Day aims to reach millions with ‘Angry Birds’ game

By BRETT ZONGKER, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The hugely popular game “Angry Birds” is showing Earth Day some love this year. Game developers at Rovio Entertainment are announcing plans Saturday to create an in-game experience about climate change. The game will debut in September to coincide with the U.N. General Assembly as world...

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Larry Bird’s 60-point game featured legendary trash talk

Larry Bird’s 60-point game featured legendary trash talk

30 years ago, Larry dropped 60 on the Atlanta Hawks. Boston.com has put together this exquisite oral history of the game. On March 12, 1985, Larry Bird set a Celtics franchise record by scoring 60 points in a single game. It turns out that amazing bit of basketball wasn’t the only thing going on...

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