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Bonobos Are Smarter Than You Think


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Shirley
- 1339 days ago - healthypets.mercola.com
Can these animals actually understand English?



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Shirley S. (174)
Wednesday February 16, 2011, 4:48 pm
I watched this video with complete FASCINATION. Actually it was the first time I had ever heard of the name of these BONOBOS & their intelligence is OVERWHELMING.
 

BI DIM (88)
Wednesday February 16, 2011, 5:02 pm
Amazing.
 

wolfNoFwdsPls a. (135)
Wednesday February 16, 2011, 8:46 pm
> " Bonobos Are Smarter Than You Think "
seems a stupid way to put it, as that depends on assumption of what "I/You" think

assumption is the mother of most fuckups.
 

Jae A. (323)
Thursday February 17, 2011, 9:52 pm
I think and therefore I do think they are amazing in their 'smarts' ... :-). I'd not heard the name before that I recalled until after seeing the video... then I did...Mac R has mentioned them to me before. Now I know what all the 'aw' is about. I couldn't stop with watching just the one clip as there were others on the site to view ...and so I did.
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 19, 2011, 8:17 am
Thanks for sharing~
 

Pat B. (354)
Saturday February 19, 2011, 4:31 pm
This is amazing!! Thank you for sharing with us, Shirley.
 

KS Goh (0)
Saturday February 19, 2011, 4:55 pm
Thanks for the article.
 

Isabel Robson (46)
Saturday February 19, 2011, 6:22 pm
Amazing primates that are very intelligent, let's hope they don't understand to much.
that their cousins are being tortured in labs elsewhere for example.
 

Bon L. (0)
Sunday February 20, 2011, 1:24 am
Thanks for the info.
 

bj. shaw (61)
Monday February 21, 2011, 1:17 pm
Interesting if not a bit overstated I will pay attention to her research though
 
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