Great Horned Owlet Has You In Its Sleepy Sights

A very young owlet (estimated to be around 10 to 14 days old!) hangs with its mother at Metzger Farm Open Space in Westminster, Colorado. The photographer notes: "Given the mother owl's behavior in the previous photo, there are likely other younger owlets in the nest." » 3/22/15 11:48am 3/22/15 11:48am

9 More Viral Photos That Are Totally Fake

The internet is an incredible place, often filled with beauty, wonder, and truth. It can also be a cesspool of lies. Today we have another installment in our ongoing series of photo debunkings. You may have seen these nine images swirling around the internet recently. But none of them are quite what they seem. » 3/17/15 11:55am 3/17/15 11:55am

7 More Viral Images That Are Totally Fake (Maybe NSFW?)

Owls are weighed wrapped up in blankets like little bird burritos

When you look up at this cute little owl all wrapped up with his bulging eyes, it makes your heart melt. But weighing owls in blanket burritos is actually a common practice by researchers and vets. » 8/15/14 10:27am 8/15/14 10:27am

Owls Aren't So Intimidating Without All Their Feathers

They might look like badasses of the forest as they fly from tree to tree at night hunting for a meal. But if this cross-section of a taxidermied Great Grey Owl is to be believed, more than half of their intimidating bulk comes from their fluffy feathers. » 4/17/12 10:20pm 4/17/12 10:20pm

How Did This Owl Ghost Magically Appear On a Window Pane?

"For the Unholy Underpants of Voldemort, what bollocking sorcery is this?" That's probably what Sally Arnold thought when she arrived to her house and saw this perfect image of an owl over the window. How did this spookiness happen? » 7/12/11 10:58am 7/12/11 10:58am

Bubo, The Hax0ring Owl

This owl can wreak havoc in the IR universe. Bubo will sniff out the IR transmissions from a variety of devices, intercept the signals and begin learning the commands of the IR device and casting random commands. Put two of these owls in one place and watch and epic battle for the IR kingdom. Bubo was developed by… » 2/18/06 11:30am 2/18/06 11:30am