illustration by Sofia Eneqvist

Habitat destruction from overpopulation harming bird population, ecosystems

North America has lost 29 percent of its overall bird population since 1970 according to a new study released in Science magazine out on Oct. 19, called “Decline of the North American Avifauna.” That is a loss of nearly 3 billion birds in approximately 50 years. Several factors seem to be causes of the dramatic […]

‘Birds’ collide with Star wars

“Angry Birds Star Wars” is the latest update to Rovio’s popular video game series. The game consists of the well-known Angry Birds seeking out their revenge against their arch-nemesis egg-stealing pigs. Players help the birds act out their revenge by launching them across the screen to destroy pigs and their pig-built fortresses. In this latest […]