The Raven’s Labor-Saving Device: A Squirrel

The Raven’s Labor-Saving Device: A Squirrel by Julie Brandauer Broadcast 3.17 and 3.20.2020 Listen:   Staring out a window while avoiding my to-do list for the day, a squirrel and a raven presented me with a peculiar sight. I observed the squirrel going...

Black-Billed Magpies: Common But Uncommonly Smart

Black-billed Magpies by Susie Wall Broadcast 10.8 and 10.11.2019 Listen:   When I first moved out West, I was impressed by the large black-and-white bird I noticed strutting around my yard and campsites, its long black tail dragging on the ground behind it. The...