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Chickless birds guard nests of relatives

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#1    Still Waters

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Posted 20 December 2013 - 09:30 PM

New research has solved a mystery as to why some birds choose not to reproduce, and instead help to guard the nests of their close relatives. This occurs in about nine percent of all bird species.

http://phys.org/news...-relatives.html

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