Animal Cognition and Intelligence

Last updated 17th May 2018 3 followers
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PhD student in Biological Anthropology, specializing in the behavior and evolution of monkeys.


How smart are animals, really? Do we even have the scientific tools to address the question?

What is intelligence?

People always want to know which animals are the smartest - are dogs smarter than cats? Are dolphins smarter than humans?

The problem with these questions is that we don...