The smartest animals on Earth

From problem-solving to communication, from understanding emotions to demonstrating cooperation, many behaviors reveal intelligence. While researchers study human intelligence in standardized settings, learning about an animal’s intelligence requires more creativity. Some of the most intelligent animals on the planet do things that require a great deal of brain power but aren’t comparable to human behaviors. Regardless of how they are measured, the world is full of smart, amazing creatures.

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Lesson 1. Chimps
Lesson 2. Elephants
Lesson 3. Octopuses
Lesson 4. Pigs
Lesson 5. Parrots
Lesson 6. Dolphins
Lesson 7. Rats
Lesson 8. Crows
Lesson 9. Cats
Lesson 10. Dogs
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  • Format
    One lesson delivered via email daily
  • Duration
    10 days
  • Time
    5 minutes reading a day

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