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Can animals think? Do
they have feelings of joy, happiness, sorrow and pain?
To find out we go in-depth
with world-renowned animal behaviorist, Dr.
Professor of Biology at Colorado State University in Boulder,
Having spent over 30 years
thoroughly studying the behavior of dogs at play, Dr. Bekoff has
identified a very complex panoply of complex communication that
has, until his research, been a secret realm in the lives of dogs.
We continue our discussion
with Dr. Bekoff
to explore how the acknowledgement that animals are
emotional, thinking beings affects the way we perceive our world,
and what this may portend for the future of human / animal
last week, a spectacular display of the earth's forces thrilled
the world as the volcano at Hawaii Volcano National Park
suddenly poured its molten lava directly into the sea. A rare
occurrence that displays, once again, the awesome forces that make
up our earth.
Volcano National Park.