Called “feathered apes” for their simian like smarts, crows use tools, understand physics, and recognize themselves and humans. But new research suggests that the brainy birds may be even smarter than was previously thought. Given a complex problem and an assortment of tools, New Caledonian crows came up with a creative solution that hints at higher-order thinking.
SERIOUSLY PEOPLE ARE LIKE UGH CROWS AND I’M LIKE NO YOU DON’T UNDERSTAND HOW SMART THEY ARE
JFC CORVIDS ARE SO GODDAMN SMART