Some birds are even cooler than others, in terms of their awesome style statements, antics and plain strangeness.Read more
Psittacofulvins, a pigment that only parrots are known to produce, give the birds’ feathers their red, yellow and green colouration.Read more
Sitting on a branch an old bird thought,
About the doings of this soulless world:
In this jungle of concrete
There are trees very few,
To the esteem of the forest there is no clue.
What a complex, delightful, surprisingly magical world we are blessed to be a part of. How lucky we are to be sharing space with gazillions of flying ornaments, such as this Blue-tailed Bee-eater Merops philippinus.Read more