ADVERTISEMENT
  About the SA Blog Network

Posts Tagged "jump-yip"

Running Ponies

Catch the Wave: Decoding the Prairie Dog’s Contagious Jump-Yip

prairie-dog-jump-yip-featured

Prairie dogs have the most sophisticated vocal language ever decoded. Even better than chimps, dolphins and orcas. This could change with further research into chimp, dolphin and orca language, but right now, prairie dogs are where it’s at. Last year, animal behaviourist from Northern Arizona University and founder of the Animal Language Institute, Con Slobodchikoff, [...]

Keep reading »

More from Scientific American

Scientific American Holiday Sale

Black Friday/Cyber Monday Blow-Out Sale

Enter code:
HOLIDAY 2014
at checkout

Get 20% off now! >

X

Email this Article

X