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- Ancient Egyptians used to breed Kestrels for sacrifices in homage of the sun-god, Ra. Read more about it here.
- Bhutan is now home to 699 birds with the recent discovery of four birds, Jacobin Cuckoo, Stork-billed Kingfisher, Greater Sand Plover, and Little Owl. Read more about the new discoveries here.
- The rapid extinction of dinosaurs 65 million years ago gave rise to a stunning variety of bird species over the next few million years, according to new research. This new look at the bird family tree can be read about here.