Thursday, July 14, 2011

Lizards - smarter than we thought

A vibrant green tree-dwelling lizard has surprised scientists with its mental prowess by succeeding in a problem-solving test. The tropical lizard Anolis evermanni was able to associate the colour of a disc with a food reward - flipping over the correct disc to reveal a worm secreted underneath. Read More - BBC Nature

1 comment:

Chrissy said...

Now I want one! I've always been a little afraid of lizards, but this green one is cool. And all the better if (s)he's smart!