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Dolphin brain, language, and intelligence

justus who at cares.com
Tue Feb 2 10:42:28 EST 1999


So lets put in another possibel semantic confound:
how about the different apparen abilities between organisms within and
between species to abtsract?

Justus


>
>This means that it is no good to say "having a language" is intelligent.
>Micro-organisms don't need vocal language because they have better.
>Language is prone to misinterpretation while chemical and electrical
>signals (in some sense ...) are not.
>
>Ivo
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