Mark Cocker

Book Review

Bird migration is no longer a mystery — but it will always seem a miracle

A World on the Wing: The Global Odyssey of Migratory Birds by Scott Weidensaul reviewed

By Mark Cocker

Books

The world’s largest, rarest owl is used for target practice in Siberia

Owls of the Eastern Ice: The Quest to Find and Save the World’s Largest Owl by Jonathan C. Slaght reviewed

By Mark Cocker

Books

Dangerously desirable: the white-morph gyr falcon commands sky-high prices

The Falcon Thief: A True Tale of Adventure, Treachery, and the Hunt for the Perfect Bird by Joshua Hammer reviewed

By Mark Cocker

Books

Winter wonderland

The Frozen River: Seeking Silence in the Himalaya by James Crowden reviewed

By Mark Cocker

Books

The selective breeding of pets: how far should we go?

Unnatural Selection by Katrina van Grouw reviewed.

By Mark Cocker

Art

The sacred chickens that ruled the roost in ancient Rome

Birds in the Ancient World is a consummation of all of Jeremy Mynott’s accomplishments

By Mark Cocker

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