The Pigeon Patrol

The Pigeon Patrol

Biotechnology is one of the greatest advancements in human history. It’s the reason we have antibiotics. But like with many technological breakthroughs, there is dark in the light and light in the dark. Let’s jump right in. Who’s heard of the pigeon patrol? Feel free...
Pigeons Are Government Drones

Pigeons Are Government Drones

Drone Disclosure: real footage with real truth.Would you recognise a government drone in the street? If it commuted to work alongside you? If it followed you home?New video footage analysis pigeon behaviour and exposes them for what they really...
Project Orcon

Project Orcon

Originally Project Pigeon but later renamed Project Orcon (for “organic control”) was another stage in the early development of surveillance pigeons. During WWII it was discovered that pigeons had a natural ability to track and identify. Thanks to an American...
Robotic Bird Surveillance

Robotic Bird Surveillance

Robotic bird surveillance has been made possible by decades of biotechnological advances. Pigeons have been engrained in the urban environment as the pest of the city streets but these organisms have been exploited for their traits. Aren’t pigeons quite strange?...
Why does a pigeon coo?

Why does a pigeon coo?

We’re all very familiar with the unnatural sound of a pigeon. The coo. That sort of soft vibration that echoes out from beneath the railway bridge. However. A little known fact is the word COO is not derived from the sound a pigeon makes. It is actually an acronym for...
Government Pigeon

Government Pigeon

Happy Easter / Happy Pesach One celebrates life, the other celebrates freedom and that is our theme for today for our government pigeon. What’s the use in government surveillance? What are the cameras and the recordings all for? Why go to the trouble of bioengineering...