WATCH: Videos of Birds Talking

Quoth the Raven, "You alright love?"

Some birds can talk  (not just parrots!) and it’s pretty darn cool. I recently fell into a rabbit hole watching videos of talking birds and so I want to share them with you.  And don’t miss the story at the end of the world’s most famous parrot, Alex.

Here’s one that talks to Alexa:


Some polite conversation and kisses:


It’s not just parrots that can mimic human speech. Here are some ravens talking:

And here’s a mynah talking.

Why can birds talk?

Here’s the story of the world’s most famous African grey parrot, Alex.

Image: Stephencdickson/ CC