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Margaret Talbot on animal language and cognition

May 5th, 2008

Episode 41 of 447 episodes

This week in the magazine, Margaret Talbot writes about the scientist Irene Pepperberg and her work with Alex the parrot. Here Talbot talks about what Pepperberg's research reveals about animal language and cognition, with samples of Alex speaking.

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