These researchers found out that robins fed baby birds more when they came out of bluer eggs! And which robin do you think does the feeding?
The father robin!
STEM Challenge: Why did the male robins give more food to baby robins that hatched from bluer eggs?
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Source: Queen’s University. “Color of robins’ eggs determines parental care.” ScienceDaily, 14 May 2012.