The weirdest things we learned this week: artistic farts, meat lozenges, and Tesla's beloved pigeon

Popular Science | 7/18/2018 | Staff
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I was enthralled by the premise: the song is sung from the perspective of a bird—Nikola Tesla's favorite bird. The famed inventor was known for caring for many pigeons during his time living in New York, especially as he grew older and ever-more eccentric and introverted. But one stood out among his feathery flock of friends. Here's a quote that allegedly came from a gathering between Tesla and several science writers:

“I have been feeding pigeons, thousands of them for years. But there was one, a beautiful bird, pure white with light grey tips on its wings; that one was different. It was a female. I had only to wish and call her and...
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