Tall brains or many babies: How birds can thrive in urban environments – Phys.org

Phys.org A new study in Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution suggests that birds have two alternative strategies for coping with the difficulties of humanity’s increasingly chaotic cities—either by having large brains or through more frequent breeding. A new study in Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution suggests that birds have two alternative strategies for coping with…

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Mountainous brains or many infants: How birds can thrive in metropolis environments

House finchnigel. Credit: Wikimedia Commons A new study in Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution suggests that birds have two alternative strategies for coping with the difficulties of humanity’s increasingly chaotic cities—either by having large brains or through more frequent breeding. Surviving in cities is so difficult that many bird species may be driven to extinction…

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