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A Tear-Jerking New Documentary Tells How An Orangutan Raised as a Human in a Unique Experiment Ultimately Became the Victim of H
Animals  (tags: Chantek, Orangutan, Sign Language, Intelligence, Documentary )

- 9 days ago -
Chantek the orangutan is a very special creature. HeâEUR(TM)s not just the only orangutan that has ever learned to communicate with humans, using sign language.
Animals Caught Studying!
Animals  (tags: animals, intelligence, academia, internet, study )

- 88 days ago -
We all know animals can be surprisingly intelligent, but what they never show you are the long nights and many hours they put into studying their respective roles...
The Ape Who Went To College   video
Animals  (tags: Chantek, Orangutan, Sign Language, Intelligence, Personhood, Chattanooga )

- 197 days ago -
"A documentary about Chantek a male orangutan who has mastered the use of a number of intellectual skills, including sign language, taught by American anthropologists Lyn Miles and Ann Southcombe."
The Amazing Intelligence of Elephants
Animals  (tags: ivory trade, elephants, intelligence, sadness, humans, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, animals )

- 540 days ago -
Researchers have found that elephants understand pointing. It's more evidence of their intelligence, yet people still hunt them
Pigs Smart as Dogs? Activists Pose the Question
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, animals, dogs, pigs, intelligence, smart, humans, sadness, slaughter, suffering, pets, unfair )

- 633 days ago -
There's extensive evidence that pigs are as smart and sociable as dogs. Yet one species is afforded affection and respect; the other faces mass slaughter en route to becoming bacon, ham and pork chops.
Thank You to Superintendent Mary Gibson Scott- PLEASE SEND LETTER!
Animals  (tags: wyoming wolves, compassion, intelligence, grand teton national park, wolf protection )

- 1255 days ago -
Thank you for your recent comments on the Wyoming wolf management plan. Sixteen years after reintroducing wolves to Yellowstone National Park, the federal government is in danger of wasting steady progress and millions of taxpayer dollars
Elephants: The World's Smartest Animals?
Animals  (tags: elephants, intelligence, animal intelligence, animalwelfare, animals, GoodNews, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 1507 days ago -
They never forget, and a new study proves these brainy pachyderms can cooperate to solve problems, too. Watch out, dolphins!
Fowl Play - Chicken Intelligence   video
Animals  (tags: birds, chickens, intelligence, animals )

- 1535 days ago -
Animal behaviourist Jonathan Balcombe speaks of the little-known natural intelligence of chickens.
The Mystery of Collective Intelligence
Animals  (tags: mystery, animals, intelligence, amazing )

- 1628 days ago -
Birds in flocks make turns as a collective. Ants build, supply, and defend their burrows. How does a group make better decisions than any one of its members? Welcome to the hive mind.
Video: So Long, and Thanks for Jumping Straight Into My Mouth - Clever Dolphins Having Their Meal
Animals  (tags: dolphins, intelligence, creativity, habitat )

- 1660 days ago -
A clever dolphin stirs up the mud, and his pals enjoy the catch of the day. Quite amazing.
Dolphin Species Attempt 'Common Language'
Animals  (tags: dolphins, intelligence, investigation )

- 1665 days ago -
When two dolphin species come together, they attempt to find a common language, preliminary research suggests.Bottlenose and Guyana dolphins, two distantly related species, often come together to socialise in waters off the coast of Costa Rica.
Wild Chimps Outwit Human Hunters
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, humans, intelligence, chimps )

- 1694 days ago -
Across Africa, people often lay snare traps to catch bushmeat, killing or injuring chimps and other wildlife.But a few chimps living in the rainforests of Guinea have learnt to recognise these snare traps laid by human hunters, researchers have found
My Dolphin Is Smarter Than Your Honor Student
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, dolphins, intelligence, protection, wildlife )

- 1880 days ago -
The death of a trainer at SeaWorld last week has raised a lot of questions about the morality of keeping killer whales in marine parks. (Well, for some ... while animal activists are calling for changes at SeaWorld, the park has decided the show must go
Animals Have Their Own Tools Of The Trade
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, wildlife, intelligence )

- 1897 days ago -
Chimpanzees,crows and even dolphins turn to implements to help them.
Dolphins:Second Smartest Animals?
Animals  (tags: wildlife, GoodNews, intelligence )

- 1914 days ago -
New MRI analysis shows dolphins are smarter and more self aware than scientists realized.

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