Video of the Day April 4, 2013
The Crow: Watch This Bird Use Tools To Get Food

Nature never ceases to amaze, and here's a prime example.

This video is part of a PBS documentary called A Murder of Crows. In it, researchers put a crow to the test, challenging it to use tools to get a piece of food.

To get the food, the crow has to pull up a string to get a short stick, then use the short stick to get a long stick, and use the long stick to get the food.

According to PBS, it's the first time this experiment has ever been tried.

For more on crows and tools (and a couple of other surprising bird stories), check out our 'This Week In Birds' update from a little while ago.


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