NOVA: Bird Brain
Airs Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 10 p.m. on KPBS TV + Sunday, April 29 at 10 p.m. on KPBS 2
—Watch as scientists test the intelligence of birds and reveal skills we assumed unique to humans—
Join NOVA to witness the brainpower of birds. Long mocked as empty-headed, our feathered friends hide surprisingly acute intelligence.
But how smart are they?
Watch as scientists test avian aptitude and challenge our basic notions of intelligence.
S44 Ep20: Bird Brain Preview
Watch as birds solve puzzles and challenge our basic notions of intelligence.
WATCH ON YOUR SCHEDULE:
Episodes of NOVA are available for streaming on demand for a limited time after each broadcast. Extend your on-demand viewing with KPBS Passport, video streaming for members ($60 yearly) using your computer, smartphone or tablet. We offer Passport videos on ROKU! Activate your benefit now.
S44 Ep20: Do Birds Remember Faces?
Crows can remember the face of their captors—even after generations.