Birdwatching

Some visually sensitive birdwatchers can identify birds as they fly past. Photo: iStock<br />

How to identify birds quickly

4 min read . 12 Jun 2015
‘Eyebrowed Rollulus’ by Edward Lear.<br />

The quest for the Himalayan Quail

10 min read . 31 May 2015
Photo: Arun Mondhe/Hindustan Times<br />

A sky-full of birds

3 min read . 02 Jun 2015
Identifying birds is about figuring out patterns. Photo: Thinkstock<br />

Birdwatching is also about the trees

4 min read . 30 May 2015
Use a tree that attracts a lot of birds as your baseline. Photo: Catherine Karnow/Corbis<br />

How to birdwatch

5 min read . 16 May 2015
A whiskered tern. Photographs by Ananda Banerjee/Mint<br />

Birdwatching: Flying wild

3 min read . 21 Feb 2015
Bionic Bird<br />

Become the boss of birding

3 min read . 27 Jan 2015
Volunteers safely release Olive Ridley turtle hatchlings into the sea after they hatch from eggs that have been relocated to a safe place. Photo: SSTCN<br />
Start small.<br />

A tryst with cacophony and camouflage

5 min read . 30 Oct 2014
Tompkins Square Park, New York, in spring. Photo: Wikimedia Commons<br />

Family life is for the birds

4 min read . 31 May 2014
<br />Shy guy: The Malabar Trogon is known to be shy but gets spotted for its spotted belly. Photo: Shiva Shankar<br />

27. Time travel

4 min read . 24 Dec 2011