December 19, 2012

Why Dogs Don't Make Great Chauffeurs

Clive Wynne, NewScientist

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Can there be anything worse than teaching a teenager to drive? Try teaching Monty, aged 18… months. Monty is a giant schnauzer cross. He has to be the driving instructor's ultimate nightmare.

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TAGGED: Intelligence, Driving, Dogs


October 19, 2013
Do Dogs Really "Get" Us?
Jef Akst, The Scientist
Dogs have a unique sense of humans. They seem to understand people in a way no other animal does, accurately interpreting gestures, expressions, and even words. What’s more, they then use that knowledge to their ... more ››
One of the longest standing assumptions about the nature of human intelligence has just been seriously challenged. more ››