On the media

Heesen, R, Hobaiter, C., Ferrer-i-Cancho, R., Semple, S. (2019). Linguistic laws in chimpanzee gestural communication. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences, 20182900

Broadcast


BBC Radio 4 Today programme
: (Begins at 2.24.55) https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0002h03 (Also made the ‘Best of Today’ section: Link)

BBC World TV News Link

BBC World Service (radio)

 

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PHYS.ORG: Chimp communication gestures found to follow human linguistic rules
Daily Mail
: Chimpanzees talk just like us: Scientists record primates using gestures in the same way people use words

Daily Telegraph: Chimp sign language mimics human speech, study shows

The New Scientist: Chimp sign language and human communication follow the same rules

Evening Standard: Chimpanzees use building blocks of human language, study reveals

Metro: Chimps communicate using the same language rules as humans

Yahoo News: Chimp sign language mimics human speech, study shows

The Sunday Post: Chimp gestures are underpinned by human language rules, according to new research

Irish Examiner: Chimp gestures are underpinned by human language rules, study finds

Irish News: Chimp gestures are underpinned by human language rules, study finds

Evening Express: Chimp gestures are underpinned by human language rules, study finds

Science Alert: There's a Weird Similarity Between Chimp Communication And Human Language

VN Online: Chimp gestures follow same laws as human language

Meet the Scientist Using Physics Techniques to Solve Linguistic Mysteries. Physics Central - Buzz Blog. January 3, 2018.
Physics Central - Buzz Blog

Micos i humans tenen semblances quan vocalitzen. Ara (1 de maig del 2016).

Les seqüències vocals de micos i humans comparteixen patró. El Punt Avui (23 d'abril del 2016).

This Primate's Calls Obey a Linguistic Law
by Christopher Intagliata on April 21, 2016. 60 - second science. Scientific American.

Ethiopian monkey study offers clues into how human speech evolved. All things considered, National Public Radio (April 18, 2016).
NPR

Yorokobu 28, ¿Sueñan los delfines con clases de inglés? Iñaki Berazaluze (abril del 2012), pp. 31.
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Catalan Llengües i sons dels animals podrien compartir característiques. El Periódico (25 d'abril del 2011).
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"Corpo e pensiero. L' attività è scandita da regole matematiche", by  Massimo Piattelli-Palmarini (PDF) on the Italian newspaper Il Corriere della Sera (14 September 2010).

Documentary "Parole cancellate" ("Erased words") from the Italian prime-time science TV program "Superquark" (RAI Uno). Broadcasted on 26 August 2010.
YouTubeRAI.TV

Channel 4 news (UK), 3 Agust 2009

Onda Regional de Murcia (programa Adelantos), 31 de julio de 2009

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Nature news and views, 7 March 2005. On the article Ferrer-i-Cancho, Riordan & Bollobás (2005).

"Language evolved in a leap" by Philip Ball. Nature science update, 22 January 2003. On the article Ferrer i Cancho & Solé (2003).
"Law of conversations explained", by Siri Carpenter. Science Now, 22 January 2003. On the article Ferrer i Cancho & Solé (2003).

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