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Birds Heard Tornados, Flew to Safety


Birds Heard Tornados, Flew to Safety

Just a day before a devastating tornado outbreak swept through the US this year, a handful of songbirds in the region evacuated by flying hundreds of miles away. The scientists tracking the birds as part of a larger study speculate that they sensed the approaching twisters by detecting tornado-produced infrasound, a low frequency noise that can travel thousands of miles. The birds fled just days after finishing their 3,100-mile (5,000-km) seasonal migration from Colombia. They then flew 400 miles (700 km) south to the Gulf of Mexico, and returned almost immediately after the storms ended. More… Discuss

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Make Music Part of Your Life Series: Respighi – The Birds


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Respighi – The Birds

Ottorino Respighi

Ottorino Respighi (Photo credit: lorenzog.)

Atlanta Symphony OrchestraLouis Lane conductor
For information and analysis of this work, visit http://muswrite.blogspot.com/2012/03/…
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Spy Agencies Probe Angry Birds and Other Apps for Personal Data – ProPublica


Spy Agencies Probe Angry Birds and Other Apps for Personal Data – ProPublica.

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Ottorino Respighi – Adagio con variazioni



Title of Composition: Adagio con variazioni
Composer: Ottorino Respighi
Created in: 1920
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Cello: Raphael Wallfisch
Orchestra: Bournemouth Sinfonietta
Conductor: Tamas Vasary
Recorded in: 1990
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If you are interested in purchasing the CD/MP3, you can find it at either Arkivmusic:
http://www.arkivmusic.com/classical/D…

Or at Amazon:
http://www.amazon.com/Respighi-Birds-…

The CD/MP3 also includes The Birds and Three Bo

 

Birds – Kate Nash w/ lyrics


Ducks on San Gabriel River @ Mile 4.5 ( cute, as they could be)


Ducks on San Gabriel River @ Mile 4.5 ( cute, as they could be)

Ducks on San Gabriel River @ Mile 4.5 ( cute as they could be) 

trying to identify birds? Try Here

Nice birds


Nice birds (don't know name)

Nice birds (don’t know name)

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Ocean Pacific – of sailboats and birds (my life photography)


Ocean Pacific - of sailboats and birds (my life photography)

Ocean Pacific - of sailboats and birds (my life photography)