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Joshua Klein:
A thought experiment on the intelligence of crows

TED2008 · 10:06 · Filmed Mar 2008
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Joshua Klein: A thought experiment on the intelligence of crows
10:06 · Filmed March 2008 at TED2008 · Subtitles available in 33 languages

Hacker and writer Joshua Klein is fascinated by crows. (Notice the gleam of intelligence in their little black eyes?) After a long amateur study of corvid behavior, he's come up with an elegant thought experiment: a machine that could form a new bond between animal and human.

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Joshua Klein is a fervent hacker of all things, including wet, pulpy systems like animals and people and the way they behave. Full bio
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