Crow & Yard

Hivelogic is not about posting news, but this is worthy of mention:

In the experiments, a captive female crow, confronted with a task that required a curved tool (retrieving a food-containing bucket from a vertical pipe), spontaneously bent a piece of straight wire into a hooked shape — and then repeated the behavior in nine out of ten subsequent trials.

Read more and watch the intriguing video here.

Additionally

Tasks performed today include:

  • The purchase and transport of ten (10) 12″×24″ pieces of St. Augustine sod (Palmetto sub-species) from the landscape-shop to your home. *
  • The purchase and transport of three (3) 2-cubic-foot (56L) bags of pine bark nuggets from the landscape-shop to your home. *
  • Installation and configuration of aforementioned sod and nuggets in the back-yard of your home.

  • Loading of items into car performed by burly landscape-shop woman.



    Also: dinner options.

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