Why Can Parrots Talk Like Humans?

Parrots are interesting. They’re very colorful, singful, if you will, and beautiful birds. Incredibly distinct from others. There are regular parrots, there are Dracula parrots, and many others. However, besides their beauty, they’re also known for their vocal abilities. Particularly, their ability to mimic sounds. Particularly, mimic human sounds. It’s almost like you can have a conversation with them. Now that’s interesting, isn’t it? Because you can’t really have verbal conversations with our closest animal relatives, like chimpanzees, gorillas, bonobos or orangutans. Neither can you talk with most popular pets like dogs and cats, who have been in contact with humans for thousands of years. So, the question is, why can parrots talk like humans?

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The Fastest Fish in the World: Sailfish

We’ve already discussed the fastest animals on land – Cheetahs! Now it’s time to discuss the fastest animals in the water. There is one particular species of fish that swim at speeds that no other sea or ocean dwelling animal can. So, without further ado let’s discuss the fastest fish in the world: Sailfish. Just how fast are they and is there anything else special about them.

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