Having the biggest playlist doesn't make a male songbird the brainiest of the bunch, a new study shows.
Female cowbirds incapable of recognizing high-quality male songs can alter the behavior of flock-mates of either sex and disrupt overall social structure, according to research published May 1 in the open access journal PLOS ...
Male humpback whales sing complex songs in tropical waters during the winter breeding season, but they also sing at higher latitudes at other times of the year. NOAA researchers have provided the first detailed description ...
Twitter has launched a service that lets people find music they like and tweet songs from iTunes, Spotify and Rdio.
BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion says it is silencing its streaming music service barely two years after it launched.
Despite being home to a vibrant community of file-sharing activists, Sweden is at the forefront of a global recovery in music sales driven by streaming music services such as Spotify, industry observers say.
A male fairy-wren's low pitch song indicates body size, a new international study has shown.
Territorial song sparrows use increasingly threatening signals to ward off trespassing rivals. First an early warning that matches the intruder's song, then wing waving – a bird's version of "flipping the bird" – as the ...
Thanks to cultural evolution, male Savannah sparrows are changing their tune, partly to attract "the ladies."
(Phys.org)—After 12 years of work, Cornell's Macaulay Library archive, the largest collection of wildlife sounds in the world, is now digitized and fully available online.