Budgie Mirror Mystery (study)

  “Mirrors or mirror-related toys are often provided to Budgerigars as a substitute for social interactions with a plethora of different mirror toys available for purchase. Despite widespread use, exactly how mirrors relate to social behaviors (i.e. actions directed towards conspecifics within a flock) remains a mystery in Budgerigars.” That’s to say, with reference to […]

Caged emotions experiment

South Oak Cliff High School in Dallas, Texans ran experiments in how to diffuse adolescent emotions, according to a March 19, 2009 Dallas Morning News report: The principal and other staff members at South Oak Cliff High School were supposed to be breaking up fights. Instead, they sent troubled students into a steel utility cage […]