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The World's Brainiest Beasts

By Vadim Newquist Sep 24, 2013

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Horses

Few animals have played such a pivotal role in the development of human culture. Aside for the fact they are ridable and capable of performing tasks that aided in the strengthening of our agricultural systems, they are also teachable, have good memories and can respond to complex commands inside stress situations.

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Vadim Newquist

Vadim Newquist is a writer, director, actor, animator, fire fighter, stunt driver, martial arts instructor, snake wrangler and time traveling bounty hunter who scales tall buildings with his bare hands and wrestles sharks in his spare time. He can do ten consecutive backflips in one jump, make cars explode with his mind, and can give fifty people a high-five at once without even lifting his hands. He holds multiple PhDs in nuclear physics, osteopathic medicine, behavioral psychology, breakdancing, and chilling out. He currently resides in Gotham City inside his stately mansion with his butler Alfred and his two cats.

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