Ornithology, the branch of zoology that deals with birds. Included in ornithology is the study of all aspects of bird life, such as body structure, how birds learn and behave, and how they find their way when migrating. Ornithologists do research in the evolution, classification, and geography of birds. Most ornithologists work in universities, government agencies, museums, and zoos.
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Picture the shimmering, iridescent wings of a butterfly. What is it that gives them such striking, colorful wings? Take our quiz and learn more about the scientific bases of butterfly colors. It's one science lesson you're not likely to forget!