Although their white feathers set them apart, like all owls, snowies come with a set of adaptations that make them fierce birds of prey. Here are some facts and stats about (Bubo scandiacus).
Ducks—members of the Anatidae family—are extraordinarily complex creatures, the product of millions of years of evolutionary adaptation. Learn some duck facts and stats in this infographic.
During mating rituals, male Blue-Footed Boobies show off their feet to prospective mates with a high-stepping strut. The bluer the feet, the more attractive the mate.
Wildlife cinematographer Neil Rettig and Laura Johnson trained the snow geese who star in the North American hour of Earthflight. In this video, Rettig and Johnson search for their geese which they lost track of somewhere in Brooklyn, New York.
Geese hatchlings imprint on avid bird enthusiast Christian Moullec. He cared for them every day and trained them to accept his piloted microlight as part of the family, so that when they all took to the skies, he was able to film the imprinted flock flying in tight formation.
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