Playing With Pigs

Playing With Pigs

Pigs are pretty awesome. And as poignantly pointed out by the Oatmeal, pigs are probably more awesome than you. Studies have illustrated pig's formidable intelligence in the animal kingdom - ranked behind chimps, dolphins, and elephants - so why do we still to...
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The Interspecies Internet

What do dolphin researcher Diana Reiss, musician Peter Gabriel, MIT Internet visionary Neil Gershenfeld and Vint Cerf, Father of the Internet have in common? Give up? They're all interested in interspecies communication. The power quartet got together in...
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How Animals Exhibit Morality

"If you ask anyone, what is morality based on? These are the two factors that always come out: One is reciprocity, … a sense of fairness, and the other one is empathy and compassion." Dr. Frans de Waal Dr. Frans de Waal is primatologist renowned for his st...