PIGEONS PECK FOR COMPUTERIZED TREAT
UI Study Shows Pigeons Use Touch Screens to Solve Challenging Problems
University Communication and Marketing, May 29, 2013
Go to about any public square, and you see pigeons pecking at the ground, always
in search of crumbs dropped by a passerby. While the pigeons' scavenging may
seem random, new research by psychologists at the University of Iowa suggest the
birds are capable of making highly intelligent choices, sometimes with
problem-solving skills to match.