Animals and the Autism Connection

After nearly 30 years of research, autism advocate Temple Grandin has gained a great deal of insight into animal intelligence, bringing her to the conclusion that animals are a lot smarter than people think. Animals think in pictures and notice more details in their environment than most humans do — in other words, animals think more like Temple does.

Check out this extraordinary video for more about how Temple uses her autism to better understand animal intelligence, emotion, and behavior.

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