Posted by: KG | Tuesday, March 20, 2007

Squeaky claims to metacognition

Rats can think about their thinking. That’s what this latest experiment tells us. [via cognews.com]

Its an interesting experiment. Reportedly, the rats think about their method of solving the problem and stop using it when they find that the results aren’t as expected.


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  1. I’m currently working on how to handle rats properly, maybe they’re also learning on how to hande me!


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