Raccoons Get Trapped in Garbage Bin

Oct. 15, 2014 - Watch two raccoons get trapped in a garbage bin trying to grab some goodies. National Geographic grantee Suzanne MacDonald created experiments to observe the problem-solving skills of urban-dwelling raccoons. One setup involved hiding food inside a garbage bin and securing its lid with a bungee cord. When a group of raccoons tries to access the food, two get trapped inside.

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