Beak & Brain: Genius Birds From Down Under

Whoever came up with the term “bird brain” never met these feathered thinkers, who use their claws and beaks to solve puzzles, make tools and more.

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Alice Auersperg, Amanda Greer, Gyula Gajdon, Hans-Peter Bogel


Angelika Sigl, Volker Arzt

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