Birds

Why did the chicken leave the jungle? The story of the jungle fowl’s journey from forest to farm can tell us much about our past.
Hoopoe: the butterfly bird article spread © Ramon Navarro
The flamboyant hoopoe is dressed to impress and has a beguiling song to match. Rob Hume shares his lifelong love affair with one of Europe’s most beautiful birds.
To catch a harpy article spread
The harpy is the world’s largest and fiercest eagle, but also the least known. To save this elusive bird from extinction, you must first find and then catch it.
A trumpeter's tale article spread
Pale-winged trumpeters behave like monkeys, but sound like raspberry-blowing schoolchildren.
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