More proof of animal smarts

More proof of animal smarts

Credit: Sonja Wild

For behaviours once presumed to be mere instinct, it’s become increasingly clear that animals, from bears, whales and elephants to cats, insects and birds, learn tips and tricks from others.

The scale of animal intelligence and social learning still continues to amaze scientists, and no less so in two new studies looking at dolphins and wasps.


Published by Cosmos.

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