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Jun 30, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
When the musical taste of chimps was tested, researchers found the animals shun the steadily strong beats common in Western genres, but they're drawn to Indian ragas and traditional tunes from West Africa.
Mar 12, 2014 03:11 PM ET
Listening to music is a great way to relax and unwind. In fact, certain animals enjoy listening to music too. Trace discusses why animals like music, and also how listening to a certain genre might just cause cows to produce more milk!
Feb 14, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Some animals can keep a beat, while others seemingly have zero dancing ability. New research explains why.
Nov 12, 2013 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A Dr. Doolittle-inspired study uncovered a previously unknown musical ability in squirrel monkeys.
Sep 2, 2013 06:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Goldfish are no dummies when it comes to music, and they can distinguish between two well-known composers.
Jun 7, 2013 08:46 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Jim Morrison who famously slithered around in tight pants on stage, was known as The Lizard King. Now scientists have named an enormous lizard after the late great rock star. Continue reading →
Nov 12, 2009 11:47 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Do your kids like to dance, and can you travel to Indiana over the weekend? If so, they could appear on British and Canadian television grooving with Snowball, the world's most famous dancing cockatoo. Watch a new video of Snowball dancing to Queen's "Another One Bites the Dust." Here...
Jan 8, 2010 01:36 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Elvis Presley, who would have celebrated his 75th birthday today, famously sang about a hound dog. But his true animal passion was for horses, suggests Priscilla Presley and multiple other sources. You'll hear from Priscilla in a minute. (Image: Library of Congress still from the movie Jailhou...
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