Corvids abilities – Can learn simple math

Corvids abilities - Crow (Corvus corax)Corvids abilities - Rook (Corvus frugilegus)

Corvids abilities – Can learn simple math

Corvids abilities – The researchers found that the birds of the crow family (Corvidae), which includes ravens, crows, rooks, jackdaws and many other species, understand the importance of a few human words. Ravens and rooks even know how to count at least seven and can learn simple math, such as addition and subtraction. Moreover, Crow recognize herself in the mirror.

Bearded crows

Bearded crows

Bearded crows – British scientists from Oxford University have discovered why some bearded crows (Corvus moneduloides), holding the tool in its beak, direct them to the right, and the other to the left. Crows hold the tool depending on the eye to see better.