Tweet of the Day

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Discover birds through their songs and calls. Each Tweet of the Day begins with a call or song, followed by a story of fascinating ornithology inspired by the sound.

Jane Smith on the Snipe Jan. 22, 2018
Wildlife artist Jane Smith reveals why for her, snipe symbolise the sound of the Hebrides.
Jane Smith on the Snipe Jan. 22, 2018
Wildlife artist Jane Smith reveals why for her, snipe symbolise the sound of the Hebrides.
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde is inspired by house martins.
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde is inspired by house martins.
Kathy Hinde on the Knot Jan. 18, 2018
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde is entranced by "an apparition" of knot.
Kathy Hinde on the Knot Jan. 18, 2018
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde is entranced by "an apparition" of knot.
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde is inspired by the spectacle of migrating barnacle geese.
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde is inspired by the spectacle of migrating barnacle geese.
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde is captivated by a flock of pink-footed geese.
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde is captivated by a flock of pink-footed geese.
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde recalls being surrounded by dancing common cranes.
Audio-visual artist Kathy Hinde recalls being surrounded by dancing common cranes.
Professor Andy Radford describes a noisy encounter among green woodhoopoes.
Professor Andy Radford describes a noisy encounter among green woodhoopoes.
Professor Andy Radford describes the role of the sentry amongst pied babblers.
Professor Andy Radford describes the role of the sentry amongst pied babblers.
Professor Andy Radford reveals the importance of alarm calls to the superb fairy-wren.
Professor Andy Radford reveals the importance of alarm calls to the superb fairy-wren.
Professor Andy Radford is captivated by the vocal repertoire of the robin.
Professor Andy Radford is captivated by the vocal repertoire of the robin.