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Researchers say pigeons can do more than count -- they can handle numbers in the abstract sense, an ability never before seen outside primates.
Researchers say pigeons can do more than count -- they can handle numbers in the abstract sense, an ability never before seen outside primates.

Don't let those blank stares fool you: Pigeons, it seems, are the math nerds of the bird world.

Researchers found that the creatures can do more than count—they can handle numbers in the abstract sense, an ability never before seen outside primates.

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