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In Search of Human Uniqueness

APS Fellow Michael Tomasello believes that the most salient difference between us and our closest animal relatives is our ability to determine and share intentionality — that is, to understand and share psychological states of mind. Tomasello has spent more than 20 years comparing the behavior of adult great apes with that of human children. ... More>

Why Do We Love Our Pets So Much?

Real life Dr Dolittles

Scientists Probe Puppy Love

Why People Care More About Pets Than Other Humans