1. Eat crow – maybe it will make you smarter.
Of all the animals in the animal kingdom, crows are among the very smartest – not that far behind apes and even humans. They are excellent puzzle solvers and have been shown to make tools to solve problems. Apparently, the part of avian brains responsible for executive decisions, the nidopallum, is the same relative size as that of the neocortex in chimps and humans.
2. Aesop's tale of the crow and the pitcher.
I bet you thought that was just a myth, but modern day experiments show that, indeed, crows can figure out that dropping pebbles in a vessel will raise the water level so they can reach it or any food that floats in it. Click here to see what I mean.