All Posts Tagged With: "eagles"

Moment of Impact: Video: Full Episode – Part 2 – Jungle

Discover the science of some amazing animal engineering hidden deep in the jungle. Watch the full episode online.

Jun 14th, 2012 | Comments

Eagles, Turkeys, and America

Saluting the bald eagle seems like a no-brainer on July Fourth — after all, the bird has served as the centerpiece of the country's Great Seal since 1782. However, the bird's rise to prominence was met with some resistance.

May 3rd, 2011 | Comments

Clash: Encounters of Bears and Wolves: Video: Wolves Take Down Elk

Snow brings elk into the valleys, and the wolves are riding high. The deeper the snow, the better the hunting.

Feb 22nd, 2011 | Comments

American Eagle: Bald Eagles’ Evolutionary Ancestors

The American bald eagle is a highly specialized predator. But what is the evolutionary background that allows the bald eagle to pull off its amazing maneuvers?

Dec 29th, 2010 | Comments

American Eagle: The Upper Mississippi River Valley

In autumn, many bald eagles from northern areas find their way to the Upper Mississippi River Valley, where stretches of the river do not freeze.

Dec 29th, 2010 | Comments

American Eagle: Interactive Map: Bald Eagle Populations Over the Years: Breeding Pairs in 1990

In 1963, there were fewer than 500 bald eagle breeding pairs in the lower 48 states. Click around these interactive maps to find out how many pairs there were from 1990 to 2000.

Dec 28th, 2010 | Comments

American Eagle: Video: Behind the Scenes with the Filmmaker

In this behind-the-scenes exclusive, Emmy Award winning filmmaker Neil Rettig shares his favorite experiences from the filming of "American Eagle."

Dec 27th, 2010 | Comments

American Eagle: Video: Sibling Rivalry

When the mother bald eagle feeds her two eaglets, the older one gets much more to eat. The younger sibling may not survive for long.

Dec 27th, 2010 | Comments
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