20 Jun '11, 9pm

Bees Have Emotion? | Care2 Healthy & Green Living:

In a new study , researchers have concluded that bees can show an emotional state like that associated with vertebrate animals. Considering the fact that bees are very social and their survival depends upon intricate cooperation, one might not wonder at the possibility they have emotion, or at least their version of it. The researchers found agitated bees displayed expectations of bad outcomes, and reduced levels of neurotransmitters associated with depression. An evolutionary neurobiologist who was not affiliated with study said, “The methodology is sound. I don’t think it’s a stretch to say that they are tapping into bee emotions. After all, every animal has to have emotions in order to learn and to make decisions. And we already know from many other studies that bees are really cognitively sophisticated.” (Source: Wired.com ) Pessimism was also observed in dogs –its ext...

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