Adding bits of technology gradually let Yorzinski accustom peahens
to walking around, and even mating, while cameraed up.
A new collection of peacocks and peahens
will be introduced to the site in February, which will give us time to develop new ways of managing them.
We might think that the peahens
are silly for having such a preference, but this underestimates peahens
in the extreme, and imposes human sex stereotypes upon them as well.
The petrol pumps emit a similar noise to a peahen
giving him the come-on during the breeding season and it just sends him wild.
For the peacock experiment, Positive Science collaborated with evolutionary biologist Jessica Yorzinski, then a graduate student at the University of California at Davis, to develop eye-trackers small enough for peahens
Peacocks and peahens
, quiet for once of their awful ocelot screech, fed on the frozen droppings of the missing elephants and giraffes.
The Purple have lost three in a row to the Peahens
and trail in the series, 14-9.
RARE PEACOCK STOLEN Thieves have stolen a rare white peacock and two peahens
from a country park, police said.
The group of birds, thought to include peahens
, appear to be young because of the lack of distinctive colouring on their feathers.
The sight of two peahens
put an end to his wandering ways.
If men were created to be human peacocks, displaying well-toned hindquarters to swooning clutches of peahens
, the design team failed.
On the lawn, there are flamingos, peacocks and peahens
, and a monkey called Theresa swinging from a tree.