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A basic sense of numbers is shared by countless creatures

11 mins | Oct 24, 2022
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Bees can count dots one at a time while crawling over them. The discovery of numerical abilities across the animal kingdom brings into question the origins of our mathematical skills. Brian Butterworth, an emeritus professor of cognitive neuropsychology, uncovers whether humans and other creatures have inherited these abilities from common ancestors.

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