You’ve probably seen a peacock or two. You know—those large, fantastically beautiful birds the Game of Thrones team would have designed if they didn’t actually exist. After all, most zoos have them, and they are fairly common as pets and wandering ‘landscape ornaments.’ But did you know they’re pulling off quite a successful stealth invasion?
Woodpeckers are among our most-loved birds, but how much do you really know about them? There are 22 types of woodpecker in North America – can you guess which one inspired Woody Woodpecker? Hint: it’s not what you probably think…read on to find out the truth.