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Do Animals Really Think, or Are They Just Following Their Instincts?

Since the time of Aristotle, scientists have debated the degree to which animals are capable of exhibiting rational, independent thought. But as this new TED-Ed video demonstrates, our ruminations on animal intelligence tend to say more about ourselves than anything else.

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simonstillwellgray
stillwellgray

either they do, or we don’t. that’s my take on it, we ain’t that fucking special.