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Bird brains?
April 13, 2006 4:49 PM   Subscribe

Searchable Ornithological Research Archive a site containing back issues of avian journals dating back to 1884. Some highlights: The landing forces of domestic pigeons, [pdf] an 1889 comparison of bird brains [pdf]
posted by Pink Fuzzy Bunny (5 comments total) 1 user marked this as a favorite

 
Came across this site while trying to find some references for avian anatomy, hope you didn’t have anything important planned for the Easter weekend.
posted by Pink Fuzzy Bunny at 4:49 PM on April 13, 2006


This is fabulous. Thank you!
posted by LeeJay at 5:12 PM on April 13, 2006


I bet my father will enjoy this...he subscribes (or used to) to at least a couple of these. Nice find!
posted by uosuaq at 5:29 PM on April 13, 2006


That one page had pigeon poop on it! Ewww! :-)
posted by nofundy at 6:28 AM on April 14, 2006


This is why I love the internets (and MeFi).
posted by caddis at 7:12 AM on April 14, 2006


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