Behavior

Why birds do what they do—from feeding, to fighting, singing, and playing.

PODCAST EPISODES

How Do Birds Sleep?

When birds disappear at night, where and how do they sleep? Learn how sleep in birds is quite different from what humans do.

Episode
10
October 22, 2020
Hummingbirds

An entire episode devoted to hummingbirds— their evolution, diversity, behavior, and more!

Episode
8
September 22, 2020
Vision in Birds

Most birds have an excellent sense of sight. Learn about avian eye anatomy, acuity, and much more.

Episode
7
September 21, 2020
Bird Songs - Part 2

This is Part 2 of 2. Here we get into the reasons that birds sing, as well as the variation in songs among birds and some other fun subtopics.

Episode
6
September 20, 2020
Bird Songs - Part 1

Birds are never very far from us. Even when we can’t see them, we can usually hear them. This episode is Part 1 of 2 about bird songs.

Episode
5
September 19, 2020