Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Much can be determined by the structure of a bird's bill. The sharply hooked bill of this Sharp-shinned Hawk indicates its use for ripping into flesh. Keith Corliss

For birds, it's all about the bill

Email News Alerts

An axe-wielding man ambles toward a pile of wood. The obvious assumption is he’s about to create smaller pieces of wood out of the larger ones with the axe. Likewise, when a woman waiting at the doctor’s office pulls a couple of knitting needles out of her purse it’s a safe bet she’s about to continue work on some sort of knitting project. The tool says it all.

Advertisement

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness