Tag: "black bears"


The “Average Bear” Smarter than Previously Thought

Animals are much smarter than most humans give them credit for; there are many instances to prove as such. But science is science, and science requires proof. As such, a testing methodology commonly used to test the ability to distinguish the differences between different numerosities was used on bears.


Warmer Than Normal Winter Altering Animal Hibernation Schedules

Whether you believe in global warming or not, you’d probably agree that this year’s winter was rather mild compared to previous years. Freakishly warm, really. And while the warm weather has probably been enjoyed by most, according to wildlife specialists, the warm winter won’t settle too well with the Animal Kingdom.