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August 11, 2015 - Issue 972


Bird "Seet" Calls: Forest Predator Warnings That Travel Up to 100 MPH

bird warning calls

August 11, 2015

Through their clever "bucket brigade" system, these animals can warn one another about imminent threats - with surprising detail and speed, giving them plenty of time to hide. Some animals can even eavesdrop on each other's communication.

Male Mice Sing Songs to Woo Their Mates

Male Mice Sing Songs to Woo Their Mates

August 11, 2015

Although you can't hear them, male mice belt out an impressive array of tunes when trying to court their mates, and the ladies may sing right back in return. It turns out mice vocalizations are quite complex and have surprising vocal similarities to humans as well.

Cat Video Therapy

Cat Video Therapy

August 11, 2015

Feeling sad? World got you down? Just watch a few good cat videos!