Posts from the ‘birds’ Category

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fat-birds:

Manukura- the little white kiwi

Your post-4pm/pre-5pm pick me up. I wonder if birds, or animals for that matter, have any awareness of their cuteness.

dailymedical:

A Grey Parrot Has Better Reasoning Skills Than a Human Two-Year-Old

Biologists can get a bit flustered when they hear the slur “bird brain,” meant to insult a person’s intelligence. Birds are capable of doing amazing things, like using tools or making nests that withstand water. Yet, because birds have evolved on a different track than those of mammals and particularly humans, birds have gotten the short end of the stick. However, a recent study conducted may give birds the respect for their intelligence that they deserve.

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Ravens and crows are also eerily intelligent