The observations could signal a new cognitive skill previously unknown amid swine, which are well known for their intelligence.
Pigs recorded using tools for the first time
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Researchers at the Allen Institute have hit an artificial-intelligence milestone: a machine that is ready for high school science. Maybe even college.
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Her life helped us answer the question: What do animals think about?
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A new study suggests that exposure to large home libraries may have a long-term impact on proficiency in three key areas
Growing Up Surrounded by Books Could Have Powerful, Lasting Effect on the Mind | Smart News | Smithsonian
She was a real-life Peggy Carter, and a founder of national intelligence.
Pioneering codebreaker Elizebeth Friedman, a poet and mother of two, smashed spy rings by solving secret messages.
Codebreaker Elizebeth Friedman Smashed Nazi Spy Rings
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Yes, that mantis is wearing 3D glasses.
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Scientists from Penn State University have compiled a study that suggests that fires have spread in the Australian bush due to birds dropping smouldering sticks and embers on wildlife below.
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Researcher decodes prairie dog language, discovers they’ve been talking about us (Video) : TreeHugger.
Prairie dog warnings aren’t just situational. In addition to identifying the species of potential threats, they include descriptive information such as size, body type, and in the case of humans, clothing color.