6. “Interestingly, the acoustic analysis showed that the difference between the 'bee alarm rumble' and the 'human alarm rumble' is the same as a vowel-change in human language, which can change the meaning of words. Elephants use similar vowel-like changes in their rumbles to differentiate the type of threat they experience, and so give specific warnings to other elephants who can decipher the sounds."
Everytime I see this elephant and how happy he is ... it reminds me of two things. The joy I felt when Mom said we were going swimming and the joy on my neice's face when she took a bath at two years old. :) Both make me incredibly happy.