WEDU Quest

111: Do Crows Mourn?

Clip: Season 1 Episode 11 | 7m 18s

When a group of crows gathers, it’s called a murder. But a more appropriate term might actually be a funeral. Researchers at the University of Washington are investigating whether crows mourn when another crow dies. Sophisticated brain scans could help unlock the mystery.

Aired: 08/13/15

Rating: NR

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