“You Bloody Fool”: Duck Starts Cursing After Learning To Imitate Human Speech

Move over parrots: scientists have stumbled across an impersonating bird whose repertoire goes well beyond demanding a cracker.An Australian musk duck was able to memorise and reproduce sounds and speech — imitating the noise of a door slamming and someone muttering the phrase “You bloody fool”. Biologist Carel ten Cate says he found it “hard […]

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