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Not your average bird brain

July 12, 2020

When a bird brain tops Harvard students on a test.
The Harvard Gazette | by Juan Silizar | July 2, 2020
Video by Justin Saglio/Harvard Staff

Experiment tests human vs. parrot memory in a complex shell game
What happens when an African Grey Parrot goes head-to-head with 21 Harvard students in a test measuring a type of visual memory? Put simply: The parrot moves to the head of the class.

Click the link below. If it doesn’t work, go to the blog to view it by clicking on the blog title above. If the film stops & starts in an annoying manner, press pause (lower left double bars ||) to let it buffer and get ahead of you. Thanks to Joyce Waterman for the suggestion.   [Chuck Almdale]

African grey parrot outperforms children and college students


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