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Snowball the Dancing Cockatoo Video: This little guy can dance!

SNOWBALL THE DANCING COCKATOO

They wouldn’t blow away the competition on “Dancing with the Stars,” but it turns out that some birds got rhythm.

After studying Snowball, a cockatoo that grooves to the Backstreet Boys and about 1,000 YouTube videos, scientists say they’ve documented for the first time that some animals “dance” to a musical beat.

The results support a theory for why the human brain is wired for dancing.
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Posted on Monday, May 11th, 2009
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