Getting Crows to Clean Up After Us

Interesting (and short) video of a talk by Joshua Klein (via HENRY) on how smart crows are, and how we might use their intelligence:

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tags: TEDTalks, Joshua Klein, birds, crows, ornithology, animal behavior, streaming video In this video, Hacker and writer Joshua Klein talks about his fascination with crows. (Notice the gleam of intelligence in their little black eyes?) After a long amateur study of corvid behavior, he's come up…
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Hacker and writer Joshua Klein is fascinated by crows. (Notice the gleam of intelligence in their little black eyes?) After a long amateur study of corvid behavior, he's come up with an elegant machine that may form a new bond between animal (repost)
And if you enjoyed that clip, here's another video of a crow performing an incredible act of intelligence: