Bird-brained or not?

CC Image from Google

CC Image from Google

By: Sabrina S.

Behavioral biologists have been performing studies on crows recently and have discovered they are smarter than we think. They are even starting to be called “feathered primates”.These birds are very crafty and they make and use tools to help them in their environment. Also they are able to remember large numbers of feeding sites, but thats not all, crows plan their social behavior accordingly to what other members of their flock do. This level of intelligence might seem a bit shocking because birds’ brains are made in a very different way from those of mammals. (Read more…)

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