#birdwatching

Corey Kilgannon and Emily S. Rueb on the current state of birdwatching:

Mr. Van Doren acknowledged that technology should have its limits. The day will come, he predicted, when binoculars themselves will be able to identify birds. “That would be lame from a birding perspective,” he said, “because it would take the skill out of it.”

Technology really is disrupting everything.