Human being is the unique creature with the outstanding intelligence, which hide a lot of incomprehensible mysteries and powers. But even with such strong brain and mental potential, we are not the only miracle within the biological system of our planet.
There are a lot of species of different living creatures, who really can astonish by their brain and sensitive reaction on many things, which are often even not available to human eye or understanding. For sure, it does not mean that these animals are smart enough to undertake some college academic program, but they still can surprise anyone by their intelligence and prove that every biological creature is special and remarkable being.
So meet the smartest animals in the world and be ready to get excited by their skills and abilities!
Elephants have the reputation of smart animals. And this consideration is given fairly. Elephants are the only animals, which recognize their reflection in the mirror. These animals even have the ceremony of burial, which consist in digging the grave and covering it with the branches. If one elephant is ill, other animals will bring food and take care about it and when one is dead, others try to enliven the animal by spreading water over it and waiting for some time. All these facts mean that the elephants have the filling of compassion and sympathy and these are not instincts or inherited memory, but the signs of smartness and intelligence.
These attractive animals are resourceful and efficient. Being mammals of the small size, they manage to survive in the wild nature. Squirrels are capable to quick learning and can survive during long winters. Squirrels store up the food in the summer and autumn period and for sure have a lot of secrets of preserving food. Providence of these fluffy animals is really something special and, in fact, it in can make any of the best hostesses envy.
No doubt that domestic cows and street cows (like in India) differ, since being bread at the farm, cow do not need to look for a food or favorable conditions of existence. Anyhow, scientists separate eleven different intonations in the lowing of the cow. Also it is proven that cows are very friendly and choose friends in the herd. When they like someone, cows lick animal up, shoving their warm feelings. Cows have greatly developed sense of time, so living in the herd, they follow their usual timetable.
The intelligence of rats is considered to be higher than intelligence of cat, having some aspects of logics and ability of revealing cause-and-effect relationships. Rats have the acute sense of danger and excellent olfaction. Rats are the only living creatures, which see x-rays and can communicate by means of the noises in the hypersonic diapason. Scientists have found out that rats have immense vocabulary with the variety of intonations and meanings and these animals can even laugh. Rats gain a great popularity like pets among children and adults due to their wits and creativity. Rats are often thought by their owners to do various tricks like bring some objects, swim under water, walk on the hind feet, etc.
These small but very laborious creatures astonish with the structural organization of their existence. They perform colossal work by gathering blossom dust and can recognize each other by the smell of their body. Bees can distinguish signs and use dances for information transferring. After precise investigation scientists have observed at least sixty such dances, which for sure, are used for delivery of different messages.
Our world is filled with exiting facts and original creatures, which sometimes are able to do surprising things. Learn more about different representatives of our fauna and become closer to our splendid nature.