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World

World

Warplane Built To Withstand Nuclear Attack Grounded By A Bird

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A single bird has taken down a 'doomsday' warplane designed to survive a nuclear attack.

News

News

Magpie Shot Dead Following Council Complaint

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A complaint made by a cyclist about a swooping magpie has resulted in the bird being shot by the local council, sparking anger among the community and experts.

National

National

Heartless Driver Mows Down Flock Of Corellas

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A resident was confronted with a "distressing scene" after nine Australian native birds were mowed down in front of her NSW Northern Rivers region home.

News

News

Criminal Gang's Drug Delivery Pigeon Captured In Maximum-Security Prison

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Prison guards apprehended a feathered law-breaker on Saturday at a maximum-security penitentiary.

National

National

Children 'Very Upset' After Witnessing Bloody Mass Bird Deaths

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WARNING: Graphic Images

World

World

Mates Call Uber For Injured Bird Because They'd Been Drinking

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This group of friends wanted to help an injured bird, but had an alcohol-related dilemma.

Science

Science

This Cockatoo Is The First Animal Proven To Know How To Dance

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Snowball the sulphur-crested, headbanging cockatoo has been dancing his way through talk shows and commercials for years, baffling scientists around the world.

World

World

Bright Orange Exotic Bird Turns Out To Be Seagull Covered In Curry

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Is this the bird equivalent of fancy dress?

News

News

Parrot Arrested For Tipping Off Dealers About Drug Raid

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A very clever and loyal parrot was detained in Northern Brazil after squawking "mum, the police!" as officers prepared to swoop on a drug den.

World

World

Vulture Arrested In Yemen On Suspicion Of Being A 'Spy'

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A poor vulture has been detained in Yemen after it was suspected of being a spy.

News

News

Thunder The Kookaburra Has Finally Found A New Home

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After social media whipped into a frenzy over a caged Kookaburra, he has finally found a home in Florida.

World

World

Chemicals From Plastics Have Been Found Inside Bird Eggs

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Seabirds in Arctic colonies more than 160 kilometres from the nearest human settlement have laid eggs containing chemical additives used in plastics.

Good News

Good News

What The Duck! Stephen Just Became Australia's Favourite Bird Watcher

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A Eurasian species of duck has somehow found itself in a sewage plant in Werribee, and Australia's most passionate birdwatcher has travelled interstate to get a glimpse.

World

World

Hummingbirds ‘Weaponise’ Bills In Quest For Females And Flowers

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Hummingbirds are perhaps best known for their frenetic energy and their speedy pursuit of sweet, sweet nectar, but it turns out some hummingbirds are ferocious fighters too.

News

News

Pulling Swifties: How Parrot Polyamory Is Further Threatening The Species

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Sugar gliders target nesting females

Views

Views

The Day I Went To War With Sydney's Ballsiest Bush Turkey

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I come from a long line of servicemen.

Entertainment

Entertainment

This Bedazzled Pigeon Is My Summer Looks Icon

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Move over Hot Duck, because Bedazzled Pigeon is serving LEWKS.

Good News

Good News

Runaway Parrot Saves Herself, Tells Rescuer To F*** Off

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Jessie the Macaw has taken 'flipping the bird' to a fowl new level.

National

National

Birds And Horses Can Infect People With Chlamydia

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Australian researchers believe they have found a link between bird chlamydia and equine pregnancy loss -- and humans can be affected too.