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A ten-year project has led to major revisions in our understanding of the bird brain, concluding that it is much more similar to mammalian brains than previously thought.
Learning to adapt voice is a trait commonly shared among humans, bats and several bird species, as well as some larger mammals.
Scientists say they have put together a more complete string of genetic letters that may control how well parrots learn to imitate their owners and other noises.
- A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.