• Watch This Birdhouse Go From Empty Nest to First Egg in 8 Minutes

    25 days ago - By Peta Pixel

    Here's a neat passage-of-time video that offers an inside look at a mother bird building a home inside a new birdhouse. It goes from empty nest to the first egg in the span of less than 8 minutes.
    The little wooden next box was installed on March 5th on the outskirts of the town of Loughborough in Leicestershire, UK. Shortly afterward, a pair of blue tits began building their nest in it.
    The British Trust for Ornithology states that blue tits typically spend between one and two weeks building their nest, but the female seen in this time-lapse spent nearly 7 weeks building hers.
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