Kaeli Swift

Kaeli Swift

Mar 29, 2015

Group 6 Copy 107
4
Please wait...

About This Project

Crows have been observed to gather and vocalize around dead members of their own species both anecdotally and scientifically. While the occurrence of these "funerals" is no longer in dispute, their function remains mysterious. Through both field and non-lethal lab techniques we hope to address if American Crows are using "funerals" to learn about dangerous places, people, and what areas of their brain are activated during these experiences.
Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Biological control of the mosquito Aedes aegypti

The mosquito A. aegypti is the main vector for dengue and zika viruses. This mosquito has developed resistance...

Can Hookpods and reusable LED lights reduce albatross deaths and marine pollution?

Endangered albatrosses and other seabirds are accidentally killed in longline fisheries around the world...

Backer Badge Funded

A biology project funded by 59 people