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Behold the creative powers of boredom!

The life of parrots in the wild is too eventful for them to bother with making tools :)

How does bordeom theory explain the tool use of other bird species and other primates in the wild?

Or maybe people spend more time watching captive parrots.

or in other words necessity is the mother of invention.

Or, more specifically in this case, captivity is the mother of invention. This reminds me of a video I saw recently about the inventions of prison inmates.

There we are, now uplift isn't as hard as it appeared: just introduce agriculture to a population and wait 10,000 years ;)

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