Researchers are actually communicating verbally with apes and having meaningful conversations. This is just amazing. One might think this is just a curiosity, but to consider that a non-human animal species can communicate in such a complex manner boggles the mind.
We’ve always known how similar we are to apes genetically, but our opportunity to learn from these guys is limitless if they can share their thoughts and feelings to us.
Link to article: ABC News: Amazing Science: Apes Talk to Humans