In this video, Dr. Pepperberg shows Griffin, a parrot she has been working with for 12 years. And, she visits Einstein, a very smart parrot from Tennessee:
Dr. Pepperberg has a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from M.I.T, a masters degree in chemistry from Harvard and a doctorate in chemical physics from Harvard. Through her research, Dr. Pepperberg hopes to determine the communication and intellectual abilities of these beautiful and intelligent animals, comparing them to great apes, marine mammals and young children.
Dr. Pepperberg has established the Alex Foundation. The goal of this foundation is stated in this clip from their website:
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