Your Dog May Think You Can Stop the Rain. Here's Why

How does a chick identify its mother? Why can't chimpanzees learn language like humans? A team comprised of a behavioral ecologist, a cognitive psychologist and a computer scientist has produced a learning model aimed at answering these questions

Send in e-mailSend in e-mail
Send in e-mailSend in e-mail
Dogs in rain boots look at up their owner.
Dogs look at up their owner.Credit: Dreamstime
Smadar Reisfeld
Smadar Reisfeld
Arnon Lotem and his dog. Credit: Rami Shllush
Ladybug and ants on a green blade.
Illustration.Credit: Yael Bogen
Chimpanzees.Credit: Dreamstime

Comments

SUBSCRIBERS JOIN THE CONVERSATION FASTER

Automatic approval of subscriber comments.
From $1 for the first month

SUBSCRIBE
Already signed up? LOG IN

ICYMI

Charles Lindbergh addressing an America First Committee rally on October 3, 1941.

Ken Burns’ Brilliant ‘The U.S. and the Holocaust’ Has Only One Problem

The projected rise in sea level on a beach in Haifa over the next 30 years.

Facing Rapid Rise in Sea Levels, Israel Could Lose Large Parts of Its Coastline by 2050

Tal Dilian.

As Israel Reins in Its Cyberarms Industry, an Ex-intel Officer Is Building a New Empire

Queen Elizabeth II, King Charles III and a British synagogue.

How the Queen’s Death Changes British Jewry’s Most Distinctive Prayer

Newly appointed Israeli ambassador to Chile, Gil Artzyeli, poses for a group picture alongside Rabbi Yonatan Szewkis, Chilean deputy Helia Molina and Gerardo Gorodischer, during a religious ceremony in a synagogue in Vina del Mar, Chile last week.

Chile Community Leaders 'Horrified' by Treatment of Israeli Envoy

Queen Elizabeth attends a ceremony at Windsor Castle, in June 2021.

Over 120 Countries, but Never Israel: Queen Elizabeth II's Unofficial Boycott