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July 21, 2015

Clever crows

This is a pretty remarkable achievement, not just for the crow, but also for the researcher figuring out how to elicit such clever behavior. [1]


[1] Perhaps the iconic "clever girl" line from Jurassic Park was not, in fact, that fanciful. If some birds are so clever, and since birds are just the branch of dinosaurs that happened to survive, it seems entirely reasonable that some dinosaurs were also quite clever.

posted July 21, 2015 09:21 AM in Obsession with birds | permalink