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In honor of National Bird Day (January 5), this month’s newsletter focuses on the only animals that have feathers. Birds range greatly in size, from tiny hummingbirds to the ostrich. Some, like robins, are common, while many others are rare and endangered.

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Animals That Fly and
Birds That Don’t

Animals That Fly and Birds That Don’t

Engaging text describes animals that don’t always do what the rest of their species do.

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In the last month alone, hundreds of articles have been added or revised to the Children and Young Adult levels of Britannica Library. Take a look below to see a few of these new updates!

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