Science Pub: Who Are You Calling a Bird Brain?
Join Dr. Corina Logan as she explores the world of bird cognition—how do they use tools, remember the past, or plan for the future?
When: Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Dargan's Irish Pub & Restaurant, 18 E. Ortega St., Santa Barbara
Age limit: 21+
A recent discovery about bird brain anatomy has overturned a century-old assumption that bird brains were primitive versions of mammalian brains. What are birds doing with this brain power? Complex cognitive abilities help some species solve environmental and social problems.
A program of the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. FREE. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Event posted May 20, 2013
Last updated Aug. 6, 2013