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The Dragonfly has Brainpower

On December 23, 2012 By

Dragonfly and Brainpower

Dragonflies possess a mental ability previously only demonstrated in humans and other primates, say scientists.

The insect is the first known to be capable of “selective attention”, which allows it to overcome distractions.

Dragonflies hunt their prey on the wing.

Selective attention allows them […]

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