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Cockatoos Crack Lock-Picking Puzzle


Science & Tech  (tags: scientists, research, birds, Cockatoos, mechanical, puzzle )

Ray
- 289 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Cockatoos can pick their way through a series of locks to reach a reward, scientists have found. Researchers presented 10 birds with a box containing a cashew nut treat, which they could reach by removing five different interlocking devices.



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Past Member (0)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 5:07 pm
Goffin Cockattos are awesome birds! Thanks for sharing Ray!
 

Roger Garin-michaud (60)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 6:04 pm
noted, thanks!
 

Natasha Salgado (457)
Thursday July 4, 2013, 7:47 pm
Amazing! But not surprising...Cockatoos are clever cuties! Thanks Ray
 

John De Avalon (35)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 7:07 am
Great article! Thank you for posting.
 

John De Avalon (35)
Saturday July 6, 2013, 7:09 am
Astonishing. There is an intelligence must greater than we give creatures credit for. And if there is intelligence, also there is feeling...
 
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