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Chimpanzee Language: Communication Gestures Translated

Science & Tech  (tags: science, research, animals, chimpanzees, communications )

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Dr Catherine Hobaiter from the University of St Andrews explains her findings and translates one of the chimps' gestures, Researchers say they have translated the meaning of gestures that wild chimpanzees use to communicate.

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Anteater Ants (115)
Friday July 4, 2014, 5:11 am
interesting, thank you

Teresa W. (763)
Friday July 4, 2014, 6:22 am

Terry H. (15)
Friday July 4, 2014, 1:18 pm
Thanks for posting, very informative :)

Melania Padilla (188)
Friday July 4, 2014, 1:19 pm
Very interesting and awesome, but I find it difficult to believe humans can translate what animals say...

Birgit W. (155)
Friday July 4, 2014, 1:55 pm
Thanks for sharing.

Nelson Baker (0)
Friday July 4, 2014, 4:30 pm
Noted. Interesting. Thank you.

Roger Garin-michaud (134)
Friday July 4, 2014, 4:59 pm
noted, thanks

rita uljee (0)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 1:06 am
fascinating that`s what they are far more intelligent than people expect them to be,thanks for showing us.

june t. (66)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 1:19 am
that was pretty interesting

Maria Teresa Schollhorn (43)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 3:25 am
Noted. Very interesting! Thanks Ray.

Ruth C. (263)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 5:00 pm
That is so true Rita Uljee.

Charlene Rush (79)
Saturday July 5, 2014, 10:27 pm
It's about time, we started learning about the languages of our animal cousins.
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