Monday 4 January 2016

Smart Animals using Complex Tools

Continuing the theme of animals being much smarter than we give them credit for, two stories about complex tool use in Crows and Dolphins:

Dolphins Are Using Sea Sponges as Tools:  http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2014/04/these-genius-dolphins-are-using-sea-sponges-as-tools/361168

New videos prove crows can make complex tools that only humans have made before:

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