Animal minds can be highly developed yet quite different from each other.
Recent findings suggest that crows fear death — many purposefully avoid places where other crows have died.
Reporting on research from the University of Haifa, New Scientist advises, “Bonobos use a range of tools like stone-age humans.”
If we can’t even define our own consciousness, can we say whether a different type of life form has consciousness or a mind?
Over the past couple of months, we have talked to the fossils and their surviving descendants.