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Female blue tits sing in the face of danger  10

Birdsong has long been associated with courtship or competitive behaviour. And males were often considered to be a more active singing partner than...

(Web-Redaktion on 06/24/2016)

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To tool or not to tool, wonders the cockatoo  11

Flexible tool use is closely associated to intelligent mental processes such as the ability to plan actions. Cognitive biologists from the Vetmeduni...

(Web-Redaktion on 06/23/2016)

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Female frogs identify own offspring using inner GPS  12

The ability to recognize our offspring and provide preferential care to our own young is nothing unusual for us. This is much more difficult for the...

(Web-Redaktion on 03/15/2016)

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Inhibitory control affects dogs’ problem-solving performance  13

Die Fähigkeit, eigene Impulse unterdrücken zu können, scheint die Problemlösungskompetenz bei Hunden zu beeinflussen. Das zeigten nun...

(Web-Redaktion on 02/10/2016)

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You can teach an old dog new tricks - but younger dogs learn faster  14

Das Älterwerden hat auch bei Hunden Auswirkungen auf ihre kognitiven Fähigkeiten. Das bestätigt eine neue Studie aus dem Clever Dog Lab des Messerli...

(Jennifer Bentlage, MSc on 02/02/2016)

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