Baboons, Birds Remember Hundreds of Photos

Publication: National Geographic News   Date: November 7, 2006   View Article

Pigeons and baboons can remember hundreds of images and store them in their brains for at least a year, according to a new study.

Over a five-year period pigeons in the test were able to learn and recall between 800 and 1,200 photographs before maxing out their thumb-sized brains.

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