Tag: Cornell University

For love of birds: Backyard sleuths boost scientists’ work

WASHINGTON — Georgetown University ecologist Emily Williams first became fascinated with birds not because of their beauty, or their sweet songs. She was riveted...

Scientists hail golden age to trace bird migration with tech

TAKOMA PARK, Md. — A plump robin wearing a tiny metal backpack with an antenna hops around a suburban yard in Takoma Park, then...