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Can dogs understand human language?

Can dogs understand human language?

“If you can hear me human, for the love of all that is holy, why did you do this to me!?” Let’s talk dogs (Andics et. al. 2016) The short answer is no, dogs do not understand human language. A recent study published in the journal Science looked at this question using functional Magnetic ResonanceRead more about Can dogs understand human language?[…]

Systemic Generational Neglect – A Problem for Millennials

Systemic Generational Neglect – A Problem for Millennials

If you are going to watch the world burn, at least pull up a chair. Right now it seems like the world is falling apart. The divisions that plague our society seem to have grown from a small, docile creek to a large, impassable canyon. One such example is the divide in the US betweenRead more about Systemic Generational Neglect – A Problem for Millennials[…]

Can elephants can differentiate between different groups of people?

Can elephants can differentiate between different groups of people?

Elephant’s never forget a voice apparently! In this fascinating piece of science, elephant researchers have figured out that the these giant walking tanks are able to pick out different groups of people based on their voices. The researchers from the University of Sussex and Amboseli Elephant Research Project recently published their work in Proceedings ofRead more about Can elephants can differentiate between different groups of people?[…]

In shocking twist of science, researchers show that internet Trolls are sadists

In shocking twist of science, researchers show that internet Trolls are sadists

Trolls. You know who I’m talking about. Have you ever noticed that every time you decide to go down and read the comments on a YouTube video every single conversation turns into random arguments about God, racism, bigotry, misogyny, guns, or whatever other hot button issue is popular? You could watch a cat video, andRead more about In shocking twist of science, researchers show that internet Trolls are sadists[…]

Suspected rock turns out to ACTUALLY be a rock

Suspected rock turns out to ACTUALLY be a rock

On January 8th NASAs curiosity rover found an image of a rock that wasn’t there days earlier. People freaked out. Everyone in the UFOlogy world was sure that it was an alien life form. Just to be clear, we are talking about this thing… which is obviously a rock. The fact that this is clearlyRead more about Suspected rock turns out to ACTUALLY be a rock[…]