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Week 31: Visits to Hart Mountain, Malheur and the surrounding areas

WEEK 31: VISITS TO HART MOUNTAIN, MALHEUR AND THE SURROUNDING AREAS

We are wrapping up our last week in the great state of Oregon, and made visits to many of the old haunts of my childhood. Two full...

2029 'Opening'

2029 'OPENING'

12" x 24" / 30 x 60 cm oil on canvas, framed Now here is something different from my usual style! duck eggs in a row with my old coffee...

 
 
 
Building a Digital Genome Ark: Vertebrate Genome Project Releases 15 New Reference Genomes

BUILDING A DIGITAL GENOME ARK: VERTEBRATE GENOME PROJECT RELEASES 15 NEW REFERENCE GENOMES

The duck-billed platypus genome is one of 15 high-quality assemblies released by the Vertebrate Genome Project When creating a global...

Week 30: We return to Summer Lake

WEEK 30: WE RETURN TO SUMMER LAKE

Imagine waking up to the call of thousands of ducks, geese, and every kind of marsh bird you can imagine. That is exactly where Week...

 
 
 
Brett Kavanaugh ducked questions about whether he would recuse himself from Supreme Court cases related to the Russia investigation

BRETT KAVANAUGH DUCKED QUESTIONS ABOUT WHETHER HE WOULD RECUSE HIMSELF FROM SUPREME COURT CASES RELATED TO THE RUSSIA INVESTIGATION

Judge Brett Kavanaugh on the third day of his Senate confirmation hearings dodged questions about whether he would recuse himself from...

 
 
 
Kelly is back, Love, too: 2018 is Pac-12 Year of the Return

KELLY IS BACK, LOVE, TOO: 2018 IS PAC-12 YEAR OF THE RETURN

Chip Kelly, who haunted opposing teams with his blur offense for the Oregon Ducks a few years ago, returns to the Pac-12 this season...

Building the Mecca of Heritage Poultry in Kansas

BUILDING THE MECCA OF HERITAGE POULTRY IN KANSAS

Frank Reese started strategizing about ways to train his successors about 25 years ago. The fourth-generation Kansas poultry farmer...

 
 
 
Alley Cat Allies Saves One-in-a-Million Kitten

ALLEY CAT ALLIES SAVES ONE-IN-A-MILLION KITTEN

Peanut the kitten wasn't supposed to live longer than one month. He had congenital hypothyroidism, a rare condition. Without treatment,...

The 2018 VMAs Artist Of The Year Is Camila Cabello, Which Is So, So Deserved

THE 2018 VMAS ARTIST OF THE YEAR IS CAMILA CABELLO, WHICH IS SO, SO DESERVED

The VMAs are an odd duck of an awards show. They're trashy to be the Grammys, not family friendly enough to be the American Music Awards,...

 
 
 
Pato Box Review

PATO BOX REVIEW

A boxer with a duck head isn't nearly as strange as this game gets. Pato Box caught my eye because of its striking ink-only artstyle,...

"Duck Camo" Dresses the Latest New Balance 999 Iteration

"DUCK CAMO" DRESSES THE LATEST NEW BALANCE 999 ITERATION

Looking towards the colder months ahead, New Balance recently put together a fall-focused take on its 999 model. Sporting a noticeably...

 
 
 
Paget Brewster Will Recur on DuckTales Season 2

PAGET BREWSTER WILL RECUR ON DUCKTALES SEASON 2

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Paget Brewster Will Recur on DuckTales Season 2 In the first season finale of Disney's DuckTales reboot series, fans...

Original Colorado Landscape Painting With Eagle "Uncompahgre Gold" by Colorado Artist Nancee Jean Busse, Painter of the American West

ORIGINAL COLORADO LANDSCAPE PAINTING WITH EAGLE "UNCOMPAHGRE GOLD" BY COLORADO ARTIST NANCEE JEAN BUSSE, PAINTER OF THE AMERICAN WEST

When my painting studio faced south toward the Gunnison River I was able to watch waterfowl fly the canyon every day. Geese, ducks,...

 
 
 
Ondrej Kase re-signs with Ducks for three years, $7.8 million

ONDREJ KASE RE-SIGNS WITH DUCKS FOR THREE YEARS, $7.8 MILLION

Ondrej Kase scored 20 goals last season with the Anaheim Ducks, including five game-winners.

Ondrej Kase inks three-year deal with Ducks after career season

ONDREJ KASE INKS THREE-YEAR DEAL WITH DUCKS AFTER CAREER SEASON

Kase set career highs in goals, assists, points and several other offensive categories over the 2017-18 season

 
 
 
An Index to Our Updated Species Accounts

AN INDEX TO OUR UPDATED SPECIES ACCOUNTS

Indigo Bunting by Norm Townsend via Birdshare. We're steadily working to improve the offerings in our All About Birds online species...

Instant Pot or Slow Cooker Recipe: BBQ Pulled Chicken

INSTANT POT OR SLOW COOKER RECIPE: BBQ PULLED CHICKEN

Sponsored Post: We've partnered with North Coast Organics, makers of delicious apple products, to bring you fun recipes ideas for the...

 
 
 
Duck Stamps and the Best National Wildlife Refuges for Birding

DUCK STAMPS AND THE BEST NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGES FOR BIRDING

In June, the 2018-2019 Federal Duck Stamp was released. Birders have been encouraged by the American Birding Association and others...

Infinity War Script Originally Included a Howard the Duck Cameo

INFINITY WAR SCRIPT ORIGINALLY INCLUDED A HOWARD THE DUCK CAMEO

An early draft of the Avengers: Infinity War script included a cameo for Howard the Duck. As one of the strangest Marvel Comics characters...