All posts tagged mate

December 10, 2018, No comments

If home is where the heart is, Wisdom is living proof. At 68, Wisdom is the world’s oldest known wild bird. And, the Laysan albatross has returned once again to […]

Female wombats bite their prospective mates on the butt when they’re horny

May 14, 2018, No comments

The secret sex lives of wombats have now been exposed. Female southern hairy-nosed wombats will pace and offer “rump bites” to males when ...

Nigel, world’s loneliest bird, dies alone beside fake mate

February 3, 2018, 1 Comment

This is the world’s saddest story about the world’s loneliest bird. Nigel was perhaps the victim of a well-intentioned experiment. He was ...

Grossest day of the year: Flying ant day is here – again and again and again

September 6, 2014, No comments

I dread this day every summer. A hot, sunny day at the tail end of the season when, like clockwork, the sky is filled with seagulls and the lawn erupt ...