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?