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Origin of the Singing Mice discovered
Scientists discovered the origin of singing mice that use songs to communicate. The discovery can help identify genes that affect language in humans. The singing mice are brown fur rodents, found in the tropical cloud forests in the mountains of Costa Rica. These mice produce rapid-fire string of high pitched chirps called “Trills”, which are ..
Month: Current Affairs - August, 2012
Topics: Bird vocalization • Branches of biology • Cognitive musicology • Evolution of language • FOXP2 • Mammals • Mouse • Rodent • Speech and language pathology