January 6, 2010

Wednesday Wisdom

It is of interest to note that while some dolphins are reported to have learned English - up to fifty words used in correct context - no human being has been reported to have learned dolphinese.

Carl Sagan


  1. I reckon they just haven't tried. Have you? I know I haven't.

  2. Now that you mention it Jacob ...

    Although, in fairness, I believe many dolphin researchers are barmy enough to have attempted to, and no doubt claim to have succeeded, in learning dolphinese.