Re: Octupus and Sentients
|From:||Nik Taylor <fortytwo@...>|
|Date:||Monday, December 27, 1999, 22:35|
Joseph Carson wrote:
> If I knew more about this, I'd probably be dangerous (as a
> bore-ass, no more, so have no fear,) but hasn't there been a lot of buzz
> about "pheremones" that are used to communicate various emotional and
> territorial data among primates? Others? Speculate?
Almost every animal has pheremones to convey emotional and territorial
information. Even humans give off pheremones, which is why animals can
"smell fear", but it appears that we've lost the ability to detect them,
or at least conciously.