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Goats May Have Better Communication Skills Than We Give Them Credit For
A new study says goats communicate with their gaze, much like dogs and horses.
This Toddler Can Apparently Talk To Turkeys
Though whether he'll use his powers for good or evil, we can't say.
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Apes May Be Much Closer To Human Speech Than We Realized
Scientists studying Koko the gorilla witnessed a range of remarkable vocal behaviors.
Bowhead Whale Songs Are Complex and Copied, New Study Shows
Alaska Dispatch News
Alaska's best news and opinion
Now scientists have new information about the level of detail in the songs that bowhead whales sing to one another when they are migrating into the Beaufort Sea each spring.
A Visit to Wolf Connection
Equine-Assisted Life Coach & Founder of Synergy TV
For so long our collective view of wolves has been negative and we may think of them with fear. However, these beautiful creatures are actually very skittish, sweet, and gentle beings that are here to teach us about leadership and partnership.
Wildlife's Native Tongue
Sustainability Coordinator, Environmental Studies Educator, Cl...
The act of "sharing breath" signifies an exchange of life energy and touches upon the deeper meaning of "Aloha" in Hawaii.
WATCH: Did This Expert Just Figure Out How To Talk To Dolphins?
"Ideas Worth Spreading"
What if you could spend your summers swimming with dolphins in turquoise seas? Behavioral biologist Denise Herzing does just that. In this beautiful video, meet some of the dolphins she's befriended along the way.
This Elephant Family Reunion Might Be Better Than Your Family Reunion (VIDEO)
It turns out that elephants have a variety of ways to call and identify clan members. They can detect vibrations and use
The Voice of Metro
When we adopt an animal, people pat us on the back and congratulate us for saving a life. How noble! How selfless! How silly. Anyone who has adopted an animal knows that choosing the animal is seldom a part of the process.
Ant Sounds Let Even Developing Insects Communicate With Each Other, Study Shows (AUDIO)
To test the function of these noises in the mature pupae, the researchers first played back the sounds made by either the
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7 Bizarre Animal Languages (PHOTOS)
Although some people prefer to think that language is solely the province of people, we are finding that more and more animal species have language in their own right.
If I Could Talk to the Human Animals
President, Peninsula Humane Society & SPCA
The question isn't, "Do other species communicate?" Instead, the question is, "Why can't we understand each other?" A paper published this week may show that we're not the only animal wishing we could talk with a species other than our own.
Top Scientific Minds Declare That We Are Just One Among Many Animals
President and co-founder, People for the Ethical Treatment of ...
Can any human speak even one word of another animal's language? No, but perhaps it's better that way, because if we could speak to them, how would we explain our systematic use and abuse of all the other species?
Elephant Call VIDEO Shows Vocal Folds Creating Low-Frequency 'Infrasound'
With only the excised larynx, the researchers could not test for the AMC method because it requires neural messages for the
On Love, Loss, and Hot Dogs
Founder and Director, Catskill Animal Sanctuary
Last Sunday was fun. I was one of three judges at
Go Dog Go
, a fundraiser held by Pause Dog Boutique to support dog rescue efforts.
Dolphin Call Offers Introduction, Invitation To Play, Study Of Bottlenose Greeting Ritual Shows
The dolphin calls are important because dolphins are one of the few animals that makeup new sounds, Janik said. Social primates
Animal Charmers (PHOTOS)
Whether you believe in pet psychics or dog whisperers, lion charmers or human communion with dolphins, we here at HuffPost
Sounds Of The Sea (VIDEOS, PHOTO): The Language Of Marine Life
As part of our celebration of Our Oceans, we're exploring the ways in which marine life communicates. From the Weddell seal's
Life at the SETI Institute: Laurance Doyle, A Man of Many Firsts
To explore, understand and explain the origin, nature and prev...
Dr. Laurance Doyle is a true renaissance man who thrives on discovery. His passion is to immerse himself into scientific mysteries and go "where no man has gone before."
Oil Spill on FaceBook: Social Networking Between Species
Brenda Peterson Books
Sending our own mental pictures with a feeling of calm and compassion could be an antidote to the hopelessness that many of us feel watching wildlife wash up oil-stained on our shores.
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