All Posts Tagged With: "intelligence"

Clever Monkeys: Introduction

Just how smart are monkeys? Their curiosity leads them to try new things, but it’s their culture that teaches them much of what they know.

Aug 22nd, 2011 | Comments

The Wolf That Changed America: Video: Lobo Takes the Bait

Ernest Thompson Seton ventures out to check his baits, slabs of meat laced with poison. He soon finds, however, that Lobo may be smarter than he'd thought.

Oct 4th, 2010 | Comments

Ravens: Video: Full Episode

Sheer nerve, character and intelligence have earned ravens a place in myth and legend. Watch the full episode of Ravens online.

Feb 15th, 2010 | Comments

Video-Enhanced Lesson

Bird Brained?: Lesson Overview

This video-enhanced lesson uses segments from the NATURE program "Ravens" to explore what scientists can determine about animal intelligence. (Grades 9-12)

Sep 23rd, 2008 | Comments

Wisdom of the Wild: Introduction

Human lives have been influenced by animals in matters that reach far beyond the food chain. In surprising ways, animals help teach, heal, and strengthen people -- in body, mind, and spirit.

Aug 11th, 2008 | Comments

Bird Brained?: Video Segments: Ravens

Segments from NATURE's "Ravens" demonstrate indicators of animal intelligence, including communication, counting, memory, and basic problem solving.

Jul 15th, 2008 | Comments

Ravens: Introduction

Long recognized as one of the most intelligent birds, the raven also has a less than savory image as a scavenger that does not discriminate between humans and animals.

Jun 10th, 2008 | Comments

Ravens: Video: Raven Intelligence

In Scandinavia, an unattended ice fishing line turns provides an easy meal for a clever raven -- until the frustrated fisherman finally discovers the thief's identity.

Jun 10th, 2008 | Comments
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