Bird poo on your car window could cost you £2,500 and three points

Bird poo on your car window could cost you £2,500 and three points

Lockdown has meant that for many, their vehicles have been forgotten and left outside on drives, on the street or in parking spaces for up to three months. Experts have warned that not using a vehicle for some time could lead to problems on the…

Bird poo found to be worth £760m every year in 'staggering' new research

Bird poo found to be worth £760m every year in 'staggering' new research

Bird poo is worth an estimated £760m each year, according to new research. Calculating the benefits could save gulls, pelicans, penguins and other species of conservation concern. Ecologist Professor Marcus Cianciaruso, of the Federal University of Goias, Brazil, described the result as “staggering”. He said:…

Hairy 'nightmare' spider feasts on entire bird while dangling upside-down

Hairy 'nightmare' spider feasts on entire bird while dangling upside-down

A gigantic and hairy spider chomps down on a bird while dangling upside-down in footage that has gone viral for how horrifying it is. In the clip, uploaded on Reddit four days ago, a black spider with pinkish-coloured hairs grips a dead bird by the…

Why bird nests aren’t covered in poop, explained to kids

Why bird nests aren’t covered in poop, explained to kids

Earlier this year, I noticed a bird nest with a single bright blue egg sitting on my front porch. A few days later, there were four eggs, and in a few more days, the eggs hatched. What I witnessed over the course of these baby…

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