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6-18-05

Who is smarter, man or beast?

Ever wonder how the size of an animal's brain compares with yours or mine?
Here are some interesting figures from serendip.brynmawr.edu


Species brain weight
Human 1400 grams
Baboon 140 g
Monkey 100 g
Dolphin 1700 g
Cat 30 g
Kangaroo 56 g

CAMEL 680 g

David E Anderson, DVM, MS, DACVS
Head and Associate Professor of Farm Animal Surgery
Director, International Camelid Initiative
Ohio State University
College of Veterinary Medicine
601 Vernon L Tharp Street
Columbus, Ohio 43210
Phone 614-292-6661
Fax: 614-292-3530
E-mail: Anderson.670@osu.edu

 

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