Human/animal language communication takes a leap:

Learning the alien language of dolphins

Humans and dolphins are inventing a common language together. This is big news!

Herzing and her team faced two huge problems when it came to talking to dolphins. The first problem is that the current state of animal language research creates an asymmetrical relationship between humans and the animals with whom they wish to communicate. The second problem is that (save for parrots) animal vocal cords cannot replicate human speech, and visa versa.

Herzing’s team developed a communication system with a sprig of technology and a heaping helping of ingenuity:

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