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Chestnut-backed tanager (Tangara preciosa)

CoLors/BiRds: Photo Chestnut-backed Tanager (Tangara preciosa) by Renato Grimm

Keel-billed Toucan in Costa Rica

There are more species of birds in the Peruvian Rainforests than in the entire United States.

14 Stories That Prove Animals Have Souls

14 Stories That Prove Animals Have Souls

The touching story of Damian and Kwibi. stories that proved animals have souls. I didn't need that convincing, but these stories are awesome. I cried at least 3 times.

Cactus burrowing owl

Elf owls who live in the desert have been observed making homes inside of cacti (such as the saguaro) and feeding on the various insects that share their home. They live in cacti to keep cool.

Bird of Paradise

Raggiana Bird-of-Paradise - (Paradisaea raggiana) is the national bird of Papua New Guinea and in 1971 this species was included on the national flag. It is distributed widely in southern and north eastern New Guinea, where its name is Kumul.