Pigeons can place objects in categories, UI study finds

Pigeons can place objects in categories, UI study finds

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014
pigeon pecking at computer screen

Researchers at University of Iowa and colleagues found that pigeons, like humans, use selective attention to look at specific features of an object. The ability to locate unique signs helps the birds accomplish the task of sorting objects just like humans.

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