March 29, 2013
this bird is more skilled with tools than i am, natch.
"called "feathered apes" for their simian like smarts, crows use tools, understand physics, and recognize themselves and humans. ...
given a complex problem and an assortment of tools, new caledonian crows came up with a creative solution that hints at higher-order thinking."
good friday to you. (see what i did there? crow-clever, that. or not.)