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Home-bound Bird Photography Tips

10,000 Birds

I’ve always birded from home for as long as I can remember. I remember seeing a Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl sitting on our fencepost just after sunset when I was not even ten. I may not have known their correct species names (I thought Tropical Mockingbirds were roadrunners) but I knew they existed.

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I interrupt this virus for a cuteness interlude

Indigenize

We now have 12 baby chicks in the living room. It’s amazing to witness how much they change and grow every day – sometimes, it seems, every hour! Only one day after I took this photo, some of them had suddenly sprouted teeny but real wing feathers.

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The Best Nature Documentaries On TV Now

Nature Conservancy - Science

Bring the outdoors inside with these great nature documentaries. Wildlife Endangered Species Our Nature Reads

2020 111

Towards the many small, not the few big

Green Prophet

We love to see vintage gas stations, but the world needs more electric vehicle charge points, small solutions so we can think big, A new study from multiple research centers has concluded that spending billions in infrastructure and for biga changes is not better than thinking small.

2020 87

Blue-throated Frenzy

10,000 Birds

With their exceptional metabolism, Hummingbirds are almost constantly on the move to find each season’s best feeding grounds. My area of central Mexico is rich in Hummingbird species, but I do not know any places that are year-round sure things for large numbers of Hummers.

2020 216

The world’s best road infrastructure

Eco Friendly Daily

The world’s infrastructure sometimes leaves a lot to be desired. India has some of the deadliest roads , while Beijing has the chaotic 50 lane motorway that turns into a still rather large 20 lanes. However, sometimes we get it spot on.

2020 52

More Nature Cams You Need in Your Life: 2020 Coping Edition

Nature Conservancy - Science

What strange and difficult days in this time of Covid-19. Normally I’d hit a trail or a beach (or both) to deal with stress and anxiety. Since those aren’t options right now, I’ve been, like many others, turning to virtual […].

2020 87

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Birding News from Costa Rica at the Start of the Pandemic

10,000 Birds

How quickly things can change. A month ago, I was helping fellow birders see their first Emerald Tanagers , their lifer Sunbittern , and wondering where Mary and I could go next, which birds we could chase during the upcoming weekends. Not anymore.

2020 216

Do You Have What It Takes to Work From Home?

Eco Friendly Daily

Working from home affords you many freedoms. It eliminates the commute to the office and allows you to create a strong family bond. However, not everyone has the discipline or the resources to earn enough money to work from home full time. . Your Career.

2020 52

My Birding Spot During COVID-19: Willow Lake Preserve

10,000 Birds

I am a birder living in the epicenter of the epicenter of COVID-19 right now. New York City is the hottest of hot spots, and not in the fun, eBird meaning of the term but in the “holy moly our health system is going to collapse” meaning of the term.

2020 193

Echidna-egg laying mammal-500th post!

10,000 Birds

When I realised that this weekend would be my 500th post for this website I thought I could broaden the “birding” topic to “egg-laying” topic. In Australia we have two egg-laying mammals. These are the Platypus and the Echidna.

2020 188

The Joys of Parenthood at Nanhui, Shanghai

10,000 Birds

At Nanhui, all bird parents are working parents – with all the stress that this brings. This Long-tailed Shrike probably thinks that China`s one-child policy is a really good idea.

2020 183

Juniper, plagues, and waxwings – Arrowood Farm-Brewery: Waxwing Juniper Farmhouse Ale

10,000 Birds

Plagues of Biblical proportions can generally be counted on to provide plenty of zoological variety, from droves of frogs and lice to swarms of flies and locusts. Being generally more charming and attractive to us humans, birds aren’t generally included among these unwelcome hordes.

2020 172

Best Bird of the Weekend (Last of March 2020)

10,000 Birds

We all have a lot on our minds these days. With hope, a little time in nature—or at least looking at something wild from your window–took your mind to a better place this weekend.

2020 172

Neom is Saudi’s mega-green Gotham city

Green Prophet

A rendering of Neom, an intentional futuristic city breaking ground on the Red Sea of Saudi Arabia. Where robots outnumber people. A $500 Billion desert dream, funded by oil money. Slick videos, fake moons, glow in the dark sand, and fake rain. Nightmare or a futuristic green fantasy?

2020 80

Does CBD Oil Actually Help?

Green Prophet

CBD oil is the liquid form of CBD, which is extracted from the cannabis plant and diluted with a carrier oil like hemp seed oil. At present, it is gaining momentum in the healthcare industry because of its health benefits.

2020 76

Building a chicken coop? Go over this checklist

Green Prophet

Karin Kloosterman holding an egg from the family’s backyard coop, later shut down by town ordinances. If you know me, you know that I love raising my chickens. That’s me above. And I will tell you everything I know.

2020 74

CBD Isn’t Working? Eight Common Reasons Why & How To Fix It

Green Prophet

We all know that cannabis products may be a greener way to mitigate pain and health problems. But what dosage and when? The CBD compound is currently the trendiest product that is positioned as a beneficial remedy for most physical and mental diseases and disorders.

2020 66

Your Favorite Items at Home Swapped With Eco-Friendly Alternatives

Green Prophet

Every square meter of flooring should be healthy and ecologically sound. This is how you do it. Switching to an eco-friendly lifestyle doesn’t have to involve a complete overhaul. The way to do it is by making one small change at a time.

2020 66

Coronavirus: Report from New York City

Green Prophet

. Lightning’s not supposed to strike twice. But here I am. In New York City. America’s Ground Zero for coronavirus.

2020 62

Mega-mergers may move in during vulnerable times

Green Prophet

Farmer Vernon Hugh Bowman took Monsanto to court and lost. Mergers between companies like Dow-Dupant, Monsanto-Bayer are frightening to market transparency and democracy, and to stakeholders like farmers.

2020 56

How Risky Is It To Use Public Transportation During The Coronavirus Pandemic?

Green Prophet

Can we safely move through airports and subways in corona times? The coronavirus is spreading at a really alarming rate. There is no sign that this will stop, even if in many Asian countries the spread did slow down. Due to the current pandemic, many governments started to restrict travel.

2020 52

5 Steps To Implement A Containerization Strategy Successfully

Green Prophet

Everything in energy – from optimizing charging stations at EV networks to optimizing the grid – works by software. How do we make it better for renewables? There are several steps for backend developers to implement a reliable containerization strategy.

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