Sunday, 24 January 2010

Dolphins: Second-Smartest Animals?

When human measures for intelligence are applied to other species, dolphins come in just behind humans in brainpower, according to new research. Dolphins demonstrate skills and awareness previously thought to be present only in humans.

New MRI scans show that dolphin brains are four to five times larger for their body size when compared to another animal of similar size.

2 comment(s):

Kct said...

I hate dolphins... ever. ;0)

gem said...

I LOVE DOLPHINS!!! :D
I LOVE ALL ANIMALS ♥