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Bees Can Experience False Memories, Scientists Say Options
Daemon
Posted: Monday, March 2, 2015 5:00:00 AM
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Bees Can Experience False Memories, Scientists Say

Researchers at Queen Mary University of London have found the first evidence of false memories in non-human animals. Using a classic Pavlovian experiment, co-authors Kathryn Hunt and Lars Chittka determined that bumblebees sometimes combine the details of past memories to ... More...
PDX1209
Posted: Monday, March 2, 2015 11:18:48 AM
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Possibly this might be because of all the pesticides that we are using on our crops and flowers.
FounDit
Posted: Monday, March 2, 2015 12:10:27 PM

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PDX1209 wrote:
Possibly this might be because of all the pesticides that we are using on our crops and flowers.


Not very likely. Since the researcher has been studying bumblebees for over two decades, the bees are most likely to have been bred and raised in the lab. Also, the flowers were artificial. Kudos, however, for your critical thinking skills...
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False memories in bees, well that would seem that their more like man then we previously thought.
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