Angry Bird

Two weeks ago I heard something tapping at my office window. I didn’t see what it was at first, but then after many repeat visits –and when I say many, I mean 20-30 daily– I identified the culprit as a Spotted Towhee. They are beautiful birds, and...

Bullet proof?

BBC Woman wounded in US armadillo shooting Authorities in the US state of Georgia say a woman was accidentally shot by her son-in-law as he was trying to kill an armadillo with a handgun. Police say the bullet ricocheted off the animal’s hard armour, entered the...