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Crows go tubing….

January 15, 2012


As previously noted, I find crows to be a fascinating species.* This is just too cool:     *I admit that I’m fascinated by just about every creature in the natural world (along with a lot of man-made stuff and ideas, as well).

Problem Solvers Survive

December 5, 2011


Another motivator, courtesy of Aesop’s Fables: The Crow and the Pitcher: “A Crow perishing with thirst saw a pitcher, and hoping to find water, flew to it with delight. When she reached it, she discovered to her grief that it contained so little water that she could not possibly get at it. The Crow tried […]

Smart Birds: Crows Never Forget a Face

July 9, 2011


Loved this story I ran across on Discovery News site about the intelligence of crows and how they can remember faces: Crows remember the faces of threatening humans and often react by scolding and bringing in others to mob the perceived miscreant, according to a new study published in the latest Proceedings of the Royal […]