Travel to a paradise unlike any other: the Galapagos archipelago. Among these fascinating and remote volcanic islands, life has played out over millions of years in relative isolation, resulting in a remarkable collection of plants and animals that have all adapted to this unique environment….
May 17 – August 31, 2014 Through videos, games and displays, discover the similarities between human and animal cognition. Exhibits include: Is This Thinking? – Using a large, touch screen monitor, weigh in on whether the animal behaviors you observe (via video clips) are hard-wired…
Animals are smarter than you think. Many species share cognitive skills that are considered key signs of higher mental abilities such as using tools, solving problems, self awareness, and ability to communicate. Over decades, researchers have documented these talents in different animal species, observing behavior…