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Crow or Raven? The crow's tail feathers are basically the same length, so when the bird spreads its tail, it opens like a fan. Ravens, however, have longer middle feathers in their tails, so their tail appears wedge-shaped when open. Listen closely to the birds' calls. Crows give a cawing sound.

Crows use tools Can be taught to speak (like parrots) Have huge brains for birds like seriously their brain-to-body size ratio is equal to that of a chimpanzee They vocalize anger, sadness, or happiness some crows stay with their mates until one of them dies they can remember faces

Ravens are regarded as one of the most intelligent animals on the planet. See why, as they challenge a bald eagle and outsmart a fisherman in their quest for food. If you found this video impressive, be sure to check out our previous posts HERE and HERE, highlighting the intelligence of corvids, a family�

Another specimen mounted and photographed by Andre de Kessel - "Cerambycid beetle (ca 25mm long, Coleoptera, Lamiinae, Cerambycidae; ID: ...) from the dense rain forest of Yangambi (DR Congo, November 2013, ethanol preserved)."

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10 Fascinating Facts About Ravens

10 Fascinating Facts About Ravens | Mental Floss (bb: fascinating is not an overstatement. makes me wanna research...)

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Raven and Crow Symbolism and Meaning

What Does It Mean When You See a Raven or Crow? Symbolism, Differences