New research shows more bird species in their vicinity increases life satisfaction of Europeans as much as a higher income.
More biological diversity evokes more happiness, says science
A new study has revealed that increased bird biodiversity brings increased joy to people, according to recent findings from the German Center for Integrative Biodiversity Research. In fact, scientists concluded that conservation is just as important for human well-being as financial security.
BIRD WATCHING 101: A GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS
Looking for a fun hobby you can do anywhere, anytime, without spending much cash up front? You can’t go wrong with birding, commonly known as bird watching. You can do it purely for fun or keep a life list—a birding term for the running list that bird enthusiasts keep of all the different birds they see. Whatever your goal, you’ll be rewarded by the sights and sounds of beautiful and interesting feathered creatures. Here, from two longtime pros, is how to get started on your avian adventure.