A new study has revealed that gamblers' and pigeons' brain works in a similar way, while making risky decisions.
Five people have been arrested in northern Taiwan for allegedly kidnapping dozens of racing pigeons for ransom, police said on tuesday.
Researchers at the University of Iowa have found that pigeons share human`s ability to place everyday things in categories.
Researchers have found that pigeons have the human-like ability to place everyday things in categories.
Homing pigeons fly off from an unknown place in unfamiliar territory and still manage to find their way home using a mental map, a new study has revealed.
A new research by psychologists at the University of Iowa has suggested that pigeons are capable of making highly intelligent choices, sometimes with problem-solving skills to match.
More than five hundred pigeons suddenly dropped dead at a village in Bihar`s Bhagalpur district over the last four days, causing residents, some of them pigeon-keepers, to fear that something was amiss.
Certain neurons in pigeon brains encode the direction and intensity of Earth`s magnetic field, providing the common birds with an internal global positioning system.
Authorities Saturday gave the all-clear signal and calmed the panic in Meghalaya after clinical tests on dead pigeons proved negative for bird flu.
Researchers in New Zealand having discovered that pigeons can actually count as well as monkeys.
Even feral and untrained pigeons can recognise individuals and are not fooled
by a change of clothes.
The 44-year-old, a retired boxer, says it was not just his fighting skills and tough structure that made him a known figure.
Mike Tyson has expressed his love for pigeons and nonchalance for his heavyweight belts.
Day in Pics: 29th August
August 29, 2014
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