All Posts Tagged With: "birds of prey"

EARTHFLIGHT: Video: Buzzard Hunting Pigeons

After arriving in the "Blue City" of Jodhpur, India, a long-legged buzzard goes after a flock of pigeons, desperate for a meal. The bird of prey soars high before diving at over 100 miles per hour to make its catch.

Sep 16th, 2013 | Comments

EARTHFLIGHT: Video: Condor Flight School

The largest raptor in the world, Andean condors care for offspring for 2 years until the young bird is old enough to survive on its own. In this scene from EARTHFLIGHT: South America, a male condor teaches its six-month-old chick to fly in Patagonia. After the male demonstrates, the youngster makes a few attempts before finally taking to the sky.

Sep 10th, 2013 | Comments

Extraordinary Birds: Interview: Steve Jones, Falconer

Steve Jones -- editor of AMERICAN FALCONRY magazine, and one of the roughly 5,000 licensed falconers in the U.S. -- answers a few questions about his passion.

Aug 24th, 2003 | Comments

Extraordinary Birds: Introduction

Discover amazing birds -- from hummingbirds and peregrine falcons to parrots and barn owls -- on NATURE's "Extraordinary Birds."

Aug 24th, 2003 | Comments

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