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What Do Your Cat's Meows Mean? The Way Cats Communicate With Humans Is The Topic Of New Research
Offbeat  (tags: cats, communication )

Jeri
- 144 days ago - bustle.com
Have you ever wondered what your cat's meows mean? And perhaps more importantly... do cats have accents, like people do? A Swedish research team is going to explore these questions in a new study examining the ways cats communicate with humans.
How Cats' Ears Help Them Communicate and Survive
Offbeat  (tags: cats, ears, communication, survival )

Jeri
- 155 days ago - catster.com
Cats use their ears to tell us and other cats about their moods and intentions. Here's how.
This Entrepreneur Earns More Than $100K A Year Selling Bananas
Offbeat  (tags: business, offbeat, selling bananas, digital, communication, odd, usa, design )

Jess
- 163 days ago - forbes.com
In this world of electronic, ethereal communication, itâEUR(TM)s refreshing to receive a physical letter or card. But what
If Cats Could Speak Human, What Would They Say?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, humans, communication, gadgets )

Jeri
- 300 days ago - popsci.com
The 'attempt' to translate cat behavior and sounds. Because not all cat sounds are universal, cat lovers should be wary of any device that claims to translate them
Feline Chatty? How Cats Communicate With Us Through Meows, Blinks and Whiskers
Offbeat  (tags: cats, communication )

Jeri
- 499 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Experts claim to have finally solved the mystery every cat owner has faced - what their cat really wants.
People Not Talking to Each Other
Offbeat  (tags: smartphone, communication, technology, Conversation )

Ray
- 534 days ago - m.bbc.co.uk
Smartphones have made everyone seriously dull" claims the man who took this series of intriguing images. The street photographer - who goes by the name of Babycakes Romero - calls the set the Death of Conversation.
Derek (Video)   video
Offbeat  (tags: musical savant, Derek Paravicini, interesting, performance, off-beat, human, communication, music, piano, blind )

Evelyn
- 543 days ago - youtu.be
Lesley Stahl profiles British musical savant Derek Paravicini, whose computer-like memory for music is matched by his creative abilities to play it in any style.
Lesser-Known Things About Being Deafblind
Offbeat  (tags: Deaf, Blind, communication )

Ray
- 716 days ago - bbc.co.uk
For Liz Ball, who no longer has hearing or sight, communication happens mainly through touching other people's hands. Here she reveals five lesser-known things about being deafblind.
Silly Dogs Attempting to Communicate in Funny Ways (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, dogs, communication )

CherAWAY
- 788 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Communication is essential to a lasting relationship. Talking is a great addition to social interaction, leaving notes when you're in a hurry shows you care, and a hug or kiss says I love you. But what if you are a dog? How would you communicate your
Researchers Say Bonobos Have An Innate Ability To Keep A Musical Beat
Offbeat  (tags: Bonobo apes, Congo, rhythm, music, drums, communication )

Evelyn
- 918 days ago - ibtimes.com
The research suggests that humans evolved the innate ability to keep a beat as a function of social bonding. This study, Large says, demonstrates the possibility that the common ancestor to humans and bonobos had this ability.
What a Horse Can Teach You About Your Wife
Offbeat  (tags: horses, marriage counseling, communication, interesting, off-beat, health )

Judith
- 1036 days ago - habitatforhorses.org
Lessons from a Horse Whisperer: If you can communicate with a horse, you can communicate with your wife. Learn how
Telework Answers Rural And Disabled Needs
Offbeat  (tags: business, GoodNews, Entrepreneurs, work-life balance, disabioities, telework, disaster, rural, Japan, Skype, communication, e, employees, unusual, interesting )

Naoko
- 1425 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Disaster minigation and a better "work-life balance" for staff are not the only benefits of having employees working outside the office, an increasing range of companies are now coming to realize.
Dolphin Species Attempt 'Common Language'
Offbeat  (tags: dolphins, studies, speaking, communication, common language )

Simone
- 2155 days ago - zeenews.com
A new research has revealed that when two dolphin species come together, they attempt to find a common language. Bottlenose and Guyana dolphins, two distantly related species, often come together to socialise in waters off the
Why Lions Roar and Cats Meow
Offbeat  (tags: studies, differences, lions roar, big cat, cats, meowing, communication )

Simone
- 2160 days ago - dnaindia.com
Scientists have found that the low roar of a lion, or the meow of a wildcat, has more to do with where a cat lives than its size. Dr Gustav Peters and Dr Marcell Peters at the Alexander Koenig Zoological Research Museum in Bonn, Germany, analysed the
Signal Like You Mean It: Orangutan Gestures Carry Specific Intentional Meanings
Offbeat  (tags: Orangutans, communication, language )

DC
- 2262 days ago - physorg.com
Well, we humans are finally, finally starting to get it.Great ape gestures have intentional meaning& are made with expectations of specific behavioral responses. Scientists have observed& filmed bonobos shaking their heads to say "no"
 

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