Bird Seed Science: Do Birds Prefer Certain Colors?
If cheese was purple, or chocolate was green, would they look as delicious as they do now? Color plays a big part in how we interpret the tastes of different foods.
Just like us, birds have natural preferences for certain kinds of food, such as berries, insects, seeds, nectar and different kinds of plants. Feathered friends also love to eat bird seed. Science tells us that colors can change the way we think different types of grub tastes—is the same true for birds? Let's find out.
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