Australian Birds: Rainbow Bee-eater

The strikingly beautiful rainbow bee-eater performs aerial acrobatics while hunting insects and removes wasp and bee stingers before eating. It’s my pick for Australia’s most beautiful bir...

South African Birds: African Paradise-flycatcher

One of Africa’s most beautiful birds, the agile African paradise-flycatcher inhabits forests and woodlands in much of sub-Saharan Africa.   In keeping with the South African theme of my las...

Love Your Planet: Help Fight the Feral Cat Crisis

The world is experiencing a feral cat crisis. Feral cats kill billions of birds and small mammals around the globe and cause animal extinctions. How can you help fight the feral cat crisis? This post ...