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Supporting the study of Skomer's seabirds

Professor Tim Birkhead has been based at the University of Sheffield for over 40 years. Throughout that period, he’s been carrying out an annual population study of the guillemots that breed on…

From  Nick Kennard on October 22nd, 2018 0 likes 142 plays 0  

Sheffield Authors Showcase - Tim Birkhead - Bird Sense

Hear from some of those who have been inspired by Tim Birkhead's book "Bird Sense: What It's Like to Be a Bird", as well as from the author himself. There has never been a…

From  Jesse Armstrong on September 5th, 2018 0 likes 34 plays 0  

The professional birdwatcher: Tim Birkhead

An interview with Professor Tim Birkhead from the Department of Animal and Plant Sciences. Hear about his love of teaching and his important study into guillemots as he looks back at some of the…

From  Ruth Kirkman on May 18th, 2018 0 likes 112 plays 0  

Bempton guillemots and eggs with Tim Birkhead

Professor Tim Birkhead tells the story of Guillemots' eggs - from the early days of the climmers who collected them as trinkets, through to his most recent studies of them and their adaptive…

From  Graham McElearney on September 25th, 2017 0 likes 75 plays 0