animal communication

A new study says goats communicate with their gaze, much like dogs and horses.
Though whether he'll use his powers for good or evil, we can't say.
Scientists studying Koko the gorilla witnessed a range of remarkable vocal behaviors.
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.
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.
The act of "sharing breath" signifies an exchange of life energy and touches upon the deeper meaning of "Aloha" in Hawaii.
if we could talk to the animalsWhat 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.
It turns out that elephants have a variety of ways to call and identify clan members. They can detect vibrations and use
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.
To test the function of these noises in the mature pupae, the researchers first played back the sounds made by either the
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.
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.
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?
With only the excised larynx, the researchers could not test for the AMC method because it requires neural messages for the
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.
The dolphin calls are important because dolphins are one of the few animals that makeup new sounds, Janik said. Social primates
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