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Old 07-23-2010, 01:07 PM   #1
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Default Songbirds Learn Their Songs During Sleep

Songbirds Learn Their Songs During Sleep
ScienceDaily
June 20, 2010

Songbirds learn their songs during sleep
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When zebra finches learn their songs from their father early in life, their brain is active during sleep.

That is what biologists at Utrecht University conclude in a paper published in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B. Their findings are a further demonstration that birdsong learning is very similar to the way that children learn how to...
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