bird-brain

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bird-brain

A person who lacks intelligence or who makes stupid decisions. You're such a bird-brain. I can't believe you got stranded on the highway because you didn't put enough gas in your car!

birdbrain

1. n. a stupid-acting person. I’m such a birdbrain. I forgot my driver’s license, officer.
2. and birdbrained mod. stupid. Look, you birdbrained idiot, you are dead wrong!
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Jarvis' general exploration of the bird brain over his 16 years at Duke has also led to several unexpected discoveries unrelated to song.
A researcher from Imperial College London and his colleagues have developed for the first time a map of a typical bird brain, showing how different regions are connected together to process information.
Researchers at Imperial College London developed a map of a typical bird brain to show how the different regions are connected together to process information.
You hear them called bird-brained, but I think he's got a good bird brain.
In 2005, a team of experts announced a makeover in the naming of bird brain parts to reflect the recognition that birds' well-developed paleocortex endows them with cognitive skills akin to mammals.
Recipients of choreography awards included WALLY CARDONA, MIGUEL GUTIERREZ, SUSAN MARSHALL, BEBE MILLER and her creative team for Landing/Place, JENNIFER MONSON for her Bird Brain project, JEREMY WADE, YASUKO YOKOSHI, and JAWOLE WILLA JO ZOLLAR.
Dr Tom Smulders, a lecturer and researcher with Newcastle University's School of Biology, is part of an international consortium of neuroscientists who have proposed a drastic renaming of the structures of the bird brain to correctly portray birds as being more like mammals in their thinking ability.
In 2000 I created the Pigeon Project, the first of my Bird Brain Dance efforts, based on these experiences.
bBatty Bird Brains Address/Tel: Conwy RSPB Reserve, Llandudno Junction 01492 584091Price: FreeHow to get there: Turn off the A55 at the Conwy exit, and the reserve is signposted off the roundabout What you'll get: Lots of activities for children, including the Bird Brain Challenge and a bird race.
They surgically attached a wire to a part of the bird brain called the robustus archistriatalis (roh-BUS-tuhs ark-is-tri-uh-TAL-is), or RA.
Some testers liked the challenge of unscrambling common phrases; others complained Bird Brain didn't give them a second chance.
THIS bird brain gull must have thought a discarded dummy was a tasty treat.
BIRD BRAIN 3 Traffic grounds to halt as dazed Hoopy lands on motorway
And people say I'm a bird brain - at this job one lad had gorra chicken with him.
A COMPUTER-GENERATED bird brain is helping scientists understand how birds compose their songs.