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Humans and cockatoos are locked in an 'arms race' for trash

Humans and cockatoos are locked in an ‘arms race’ for trash

A cockatoo trying to push away the placed brick away from the litter it craves.Photo: Barbara Klump In Sydney, Australia, man and bird are in a fierce battle for the most precious resource: garbage. Over the past few years, a team of scientists has been studying the area’s Sulphur-crested Cockatoo parrots, which have learned — …

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Humans and cockatoos are locked in an 'arms race' for trash

Humans and cockatoos are locked in an ‘arms race’ for trash

A cockatoo trying to push away the placed brick away from the litter it craves.Photo: Barbara Klump In Sydney, Australia, man and bird are in a fierce battle for the most precious resource: garbage. Over the past few years, a team of scientists has been studying the area’s Sulphur-crested Cockatoo parrots, which have learned — …

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