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According To Science This Cockatoo Is Officially The Greatest Dancer

Mark Linehan
Mark Linehan

04:39 9 Jul 2019


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Saturday Night Feathers!

This cockatoo called 'Snowball' has astonished scientists by becoming the first non-human creature to directly dance to a beat.

This Rockatoo can bop it out with FOURTEEN different dancing styles.

Snowball is the first non-human animal documented as being able to dance to a beat.

Scientists say his “remarkably diverse spontaneous movements” show dancing is a response to music when certain conditions are present in the brain.

“Snowball does not dance for food or in order to mate; instead, his dancing appears to be a social behaviour used to interact with human caregivers (his surrogate flock).”

 

 


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