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Are we smart enough to know how smart animals are?

June 3rd, 2016

Episode 1172 of 1853 episodes

From elephants to crows, world-renowned primatologist Frans de Waal shows us that animals are not only smarter than we thought, but they're also engaged in forms of thought that humans are beginning to understand.

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