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Albatross named Wisdom astounds scientists by producing chick at age 62

Albatross named Wisdom astounds scientists by producing chick at age 62 | Merveilles - Marvels | Scoop.it

Named Wisdom, the oldest known living wild bird produces healthy chick on an atoll in the Pacific Ocean. She is described as awesome. And wonderful. And maybe a little weird. She is the world’s oldest known living wild bird at age 62, and she produced a healthy chick that hatched Sunday. It’s pretty amazing that Wisdom, named by scientists who stuck a tag on her ankle years ago, has lived this long. The average Laysan albatross dies at less than half her age. Scientists thought that, like other birds, albatross females became infertile late in life and carried on without producing chicks...

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Héritage du quetzal

Héritage du quetzal | Merveilles - Marvels | Scoop.it

Les plumes du quetzal étaient estimées dans les cultures plus anciennes de la  Mésoamérique telles que celle des Mayas de l’époque classique et la civilisation de Teotihuacan...

 

 

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