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Do lobsters feel pain?

Do lobsters feel pain? | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
The Swiss have outlawed putting a live lobster into a pot of boiling water, even as the debate about do they feel pain continues.
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Such an old debate – but IMO, best to error on the side of the probability! We do not label them sentient, by our terms they do not fit. Then again, we do not always get it right. Perhaps we have not achieved an understanding on their level of sentience. They are a form of life...

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Quick-thinking elephants save the day

Quick-thinking elephants save the day | INTELLIGENT WORLD TODAY | Scoop.it
Elephants in a South Korean zoo move quickly to help a baby elephant that stumbled into the deep end of the pool.
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so they are not intelligent huh - perhaps we have not reached their level of sentience.

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