Crying “wolf!” seems to work for this little bird

Scientists in Australia have found that a brown thornbill uses vocal mimicry to create predator alarm calls that deter pied currawongs. Check it out here!

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About Divya

Predator-prey behaviour fascinates me enough to cross oceans. I wish I could read like Vicki the 'Small Wonder'. When I take a break from all the paper-reading, I read other things, mostly but not necessarily to do with science. I also wish I could write as much as I read, but clearly there needs to be an equilibrium whose stability I cannot guarantee. Also, I usually need the help of music to get me through all the reading and writing. See a pattern?
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