A group of crows is called a ‘murder’. They are extremely intelligent birds, some have been observed using basic tools!
Humans aren't the only intelligent creatures. Many animals are thought to be just as smart as humans in certain areas like tool building, problem solving and communicating.
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Researchers have proved that chimpanzees are self-aware and can anticipate the impact of their actions on the environment around them, an ability once thought to be uniquely human.
The Cross River Gorilla is Africa’s most endangered great ape, with only between 200 and 300 of these elusive creatures left. Conservation efforts are underway in Cameroon and Nigeria to bring the tiny population of Cross River Gorillas back from the brink by tackling forest loss and poaching.
Humans and dogs have co-evolved through living together for over 12,000 thousand years.
Dolphins are extraordinarily intelligent animals who also display culture, something which was long-believed to be unique to humans.
The elephant brain is the largest of all land mammals, with a mass of over 5 kg. It is similar in structure to the human brain.
Mother and kid goats recognise each other’s calls soon after the mothers give birth.