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Revealed: How <strong>birds</strong> evolved from dinosaurs decoded?

Revealed: How birds evolved from dinosaurs decoded?

30 Sep 2014

London: The most comprehensive family tree of meat-eating dinosaurs ever created has enabled scientists to discover key details of how birds evolved from them.The study shows that the familiar anatomical features of birds - such as feathers, wings and wishbones - all first evolved piecemeal in their dinosaur ancestors over tens of millions of years.

Meat-eating Dinosaurs,   Dinosaurs Birds,   Birds Evolved From Dinosaurs,   Birds Evolution,   discovery,  
Peacock's train doesn't affect its flight, reveals a study

Peacock's train doesn't affect its flight, reveals a study

19 Sep 2014

London: The magnificent plumage of the peacock may not be quite the sacrifice to love that it appears to be, a new study on Indian peacocks has found.

Peacock,   sacrifice,   study,   male birds,   research,  
Naveen Patnaik dubs Congress, BJP as <strong>migratory</strong> <strong>birds</strong>

Naveen Patnaik dubs Congress, BJP as migratory birds

28 Mar 2014

Aska (Odisha): Dubbing Congress and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) as 'migratory birds' who visit Odisha only during elections, Biju Janata Dal (BJD) chief Naveen Patnaik said that both parties has all along ignored the interests of the state.

Naveen Patnaik,   Odisha Chief Minister,   Biju Janata Dal,   BJD,   Congress,   BJP,   LS polls,   Lok Sabha polls,   Lok Sabha elections,   LS polls 2014,  
South Korea expands poultry cull on bird flu fears

South Korea expands poultry cull on bird flu fears

27 Jan 2014

SEOUL: South Korea is expanding a poultry cull in a bid to contain the spread of bird flu that has been found on an increasing number of farms around the country and in migratory birds.

Bird flu,   South Korea,   New Year holidays,   migratory birds,   Seoul,  
South Korea steps up measures to contain bird flu

South Korea steps up measures to contain bird flu

21 Jan 2014

SEOUL: South Korea is stepping up efforts to prevent the spread of bird flu ahead of the Lunar New Year holidays, after migratory birds were found to be infected with the same strain of the virus that hit poultry farms last week.

bird flu,   South Korea,   New Year holidays,   migratory birds,   Seoul,  
How day-old baby <strong>birds</strong> learn to fly decoded

How day-old baby birds learn to fly decoded

30 Aug 2014

New York: Birds have an innate ability to maneuver in mid-air, a talent that could have helped their ancestors learn to fly rather than fall from a perch, says a study.

Bird,   fly,   perch,   baby birds,   symmetric flapping,  
<strong>Migratory</strong> <strong>birds</strong> flock to Sukhna lake and adjoining areas

Migratory birds flock to Sukhna lake and adjoining areas

15 Nov 2012

Migratory birds from far away countries have started arriving at Sukhna Wildlife Sanctuary in the district on their annual sojourn.

Migratory birds,   Migratory birds in chandigarh,   Migratory birds in India,  
Gamblers have greedy bird-brains: Study

Gamblers have greedy bird-brains: Study

29 Aug 2014

London: Gamblers show the same tendencies as pigeons when they make risky decisions, according to a new research which found that equivalent mental processes are driving this behaviour in birds and humans.

Gamblers,   greedy bird-brains,   birds behaviour,   pigeons,   gambling,   ,  
<strong>Migratory</strong> <strong>birds</strong> start gathering in Chilika Lake

Migratory birds start gathering in Chilika Lake

10 Oct 2012

Migratory birds have begun arriving at Odisha's Chilika Lake. "We have spotted birds of different species in the sanctuary," DFO (wildlife) B P Acharya said. The wildlife division has taken steps to protect the feathered guests.

Migratory birds,   Chilika Lake,   Odisha,  
Over a lakh <strong>migratory</strong> <strong>birds</strong> arrive in Chilika Lake

Over a lakh migratory birds arrive in Chilika Lake

12 Nov 2012

At least one lakh migratory birds from places as far as Siberia, Iran, Iraq and Afghanistan have arrived at Odisha's Chilika Lake India's largest brackish water lagoon.

Chilika Lake,   Migratory birds arrive in Chilika Lake,   Odisha's Chilika Lake,  

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