Birds Do It, Bees Do It (Fill Screens)
In the history of animal films — of humans looking at animals, one might say — the central mystery and obstacle is subjectivity. Or, as the philosopher Thomas Nagel wondered in the title of a well-known essay: “What Is It Like to Be a Bat?”
What Can We Learn From Songs Of Other Animals?
If the ability to vocalize and put together regular and predicable sounds is not limited to humans, then why is speech something ... So, you know, I think part of the reason songs of other species fascinate us is they do have some musical properties.
Listen to the animals
Why did so many animals escape December's tsunami? Elephants in Sri Lanka and Sumatra moved to high ground before the giant waves struck; they did the same in Thailand, trumpeting before they did so. According to a villager in Bang Koey, Thailand, a herd ...