20 Jun '13, 10am

Is Your Toddler Smarter Than a Chicken? Experts Think Maybe Not

Is Your Toddler Smarter Than a Chicken? Experts Think Maybe Not

Is Your Toddler Smarter Than a Chicken? Experts Think Maybe Not 0 Tweet by Jennifer Schulz June 20, 2013 Categories: Animals , Science . A decades-long study of domesticated chickens by a United Kingdom professor claims that chickens are able to use logic, understand physics, and distinguish numbers up to five. These advanced capabilities in humans are usually only seen in children over four years of age. As Christine Nicol, a professor at Bristol University, told the The Independent : “Chickens have the capacity to master skills and develop abilities that a human child can take months and years to accomplish.” In her interview with The Times she continues, “Studies over the past 20 years have revealed their finely honed sensory capacities, their ability to think, draw inferences, apply logic, and plan ahead.” In the comprehensive study funded by the Happy Egg Company , Ms...

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