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  1. Standard member DeepThought
    Losing the Thread
    14 Jun '14 17:51
    I spotted this article on the BBC website. Apparently researchers at Bordeaux university found that stressed crayfish behave differently from their more chilled out brethren:

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-27812367

    You can read the abstract here, but need to register, and possibly pay for the full article:

    http://www.sciencemag.org/content/344/6189/1293
  2. Standard member vivify
    rain
    15 Jun '14 18:50
    Originally posted by DeepThought
    I spotted this article on the BBC website. Apparently researchers at Bordeaux university found that stressed crayfish behave differently from their more chilled out brethren:

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-27812367

    You can read the abstract here, but need to register, and possibly pay for the full article:

    http://www.sciencemag.org/content/344/6189/1293
    Isn't that true for most animals?
  3. Standard member DeepThought
    Losing the Thread
    15 Jun '14 18:53 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by vivify
    Isn't that true for most animals?
    It is for mammals, but we mammals are more complex (we like to think) than crustaceans. So that crayfish can feel Angst is something new.