Nature

5 Pins
 1y
Collection by
a black bird standing on top of a piece of wood with a twig in it's mouth
LIFE ON SUNDAYS - Called “feathered apes” for their simian like...
Called “feathered apes” for their simian like smarts, crows use tools, understand physics, and recognize themselves and humans. But new research suggests that the brainy birds may be even smarter than was previously thought. Given a complex problem and an assortment of tools, New Caledonian crows came up with a creative solution that hints at higher-order thinking.