Cockatoo Boogies His Way Into Science

Meet the bird that bops to the Backstreet Boys. Snowball, a sulphur-crested cockatoo, has impressed the public and scientists alike with his ability to move to the beat of his favorite song. "It has never been documented before that there is a non-human animal that can synchronize to a human beat," said Irena Schulz, a biologist and Snowball's caretaker. Snowball is the first scientific animal proven to do that, she said. This week, Snowball and Schulz will be featured on a panel discussion...Full Story
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