No84 England: Falconer
An aristocratic pastime involves training, admiring—and almost becoming—a bird of prey.
No56 Papua New Guinea: Bird of Paradise
Come mating time, the King-of-Saxony male makes a ruckus. Collaboration: Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
No71 Philippines: Octopus
Discarded shells are shelters for this underwater species in Anilao. Beer cans, too.
No93 Indonesia: Monkeys
Will Borneo’s big-nosed, pot-bellied primate swing and swim in the wild for much longer?
No26 United States: Elk Refuge
In winter, a Wyoming town welcomes to the world’s largest gathering of elk.
No57 Papua New Guinea: Parotia
A bird woos mates with a "bow, walk, pause and waggle." Collaboration: Cornell Lab of Ornithology.