Posts Tagged ‘tools’

Cockatoo Smarts

Thursday, September 4th, 2014
birds, intelligence, tools, tool use, tool making, cockatoos

Cockatoos demonstrate that they’re not so bird-brained after all.

Corvid Week: Smart, Sneaky Ravens

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

Crafty brown-necked ravens get vultures to do all the work.

A Bone to Pick

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013
bones, humans, neanderthals, max planck, tools, tool-making

Maybe we ought to rethink those cavemen jokes– new evidence finds sophisticated Neanderthal tools that pre-date human arrival.

Smashing Fish!

Monday, July 11th, 2011

For the first time ever, fish are photographed using tools.

First Americans’ Early Arrival

Thursday, March 24th, 2011
Image courtesy of Michael R. Waters

New evidence reveals people were living in North America thousands of years earlier than previously thought.

A Place by the Coast

Monday, March 7th, 2011

Exciting archaeological discovery on California’s Channel Islands yields clues to America’s early seafarers.

Out of Africa Earlier

Thursday, January 27th, 2011

A discovery of stone tools in the United Arab Emirates could provide evidence that modern humans left Africa earlier.

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