June 27, 2003


According to German scientists, “Monkeys can link certain sounds with facial expressions”.

Well, duh.

Posted by Tim Blair at June 27, 2003 06:05 AM

"Monkeys can link certain sounds with facial expressions, scientists in Germany said yesterday - a finding suggesting this ability in man may have evolved from our primate ancestors, even though speech is purely human."

well, when i call my dog he looks at me with a raised, quizical eyebrow. does this trait 'suggest' that i evolved from a labrador retriever?

Posted by: Mr. Bingley at June 27, 2003 at 07:07 AM