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At least one group of jumping spider species plans out strategic attacks involving elaborate detours to reach a target — the kind of clever hunting behavior typically ascribed to large-brained mammals like actual tigers.Jumping spiders’ remarkable senses capture a world beyond our perception|Betsy Mason|October 25, 2021|Science News
The big-brained Erectus soon gave rise to even larger-brained species.Would We Still See Ourselves as ‘Human’ if Other Hominin Species Hadn’t Gone Extinct?|Nicholas R. Longrich|October 21, 2021|Singularity Hub
All human lineages were getting bigger-brained over the last few million years, not just the lineage that led up to us.The Human Family Tree, It Turns Out, Is Complicated - Issue 102: Hidden Truths|Razib Khan|June 30, 2021|Nautilus
As brains got bigger, babies needed more, and their ever-larger-brained parents had more creativity to fulfill those needs.
Stocky, big-brained hominids such as Neandertals needed chest cavities arranged in this way from birth to accommodate lungs large enough to meet their energy needs, the scientists contend October 7 in Science Advances.Neandertal babies had stocky chests like their parents|Bruce Bower|October 7, 2020|Science News
McConnell can presumably fob this off on his Beltway-brained consultants.
So Murdoch, cold-blooded and lizard-brained, knows he must preserve his own position while somehow ensuring a peaceful succession.
See a timeline of their hare-brained schemes—including sticking credit cards to their foreheads—and assorted misdemeanors.
He’s just finished shooting a remake of Absolutely Fabulous (that hare-brained, alcoholic ‘90s Britcom).
The Republican Party seems to have been brained by a heavy cloud followed by an equally heavy sky-blue shape.
It was no brash idea, no hare-brained impulse concocted in one's cups, perhaps.
The bishop and his episcopals can not be hair-brained enough to seek to restore old conditions and assail our liberty.
Did I not hear that hare-brained youngster declare this evening that money was made round that it might roll.At the Sign of the Cat and Racket|Honore de Balzac
“He is crack-brained, and calls himself the King,” she murmured.The Proud Prince|Justin Huntly McCarthy
The same act which would proclaim their own treachery would deliver into our hands this hare-brained adventurer.Tony Butler|Charles James Lever