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Posts tagged pigeons

September 19, 2016


Five pigeons are perched on concrete. They are looking into the distance.

What Did That Pigeon Say?

Is that weird noise coming from those pigeons' beaks?

February 11, 2016


flock of pigeons

Superstitious Pigeons

Pigeons form superstitions when hunches are reinforced (by snacks).

March 31, 2004



B.F. Skinner Created Superstitious Pigeons!

Did you know that psychologist B.F. Skinner showed pigeons can form superstitious beliefs?

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