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Melbourne Zoo using world-first technology to tap into orangutan intelligence - SBS

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    <table border="0" cellpadding="2" cellspacing="7" style="vertical-align:top;"><tr><td width="80" align="center" valign="top"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFEFoNWwSb1Om5ZKrxL00rlpM0kyg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779044497049&ei=NlW7Vrj_B5Cc4wK24IXYBQ&url=http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/02/09/melbourne-zoo-using-world-first-technology-tap-orangutan-intelligence"><img src="//t3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQMPT89SAh66ZSlGDGQ1wpwwAq6kh3kOwnZq-RC2CAsDt54lv6ehS34Iy8vCC31z-NSFK0Un-I" alt="" border="1" width="80" height="80"><br><font size="-2">SBS</font></a></font></td><td valign="top" class="j"><font style="font-size:85%;font-family:arial,sans-serif"><br><div style="padding-top:0.8em;"><img alt="" height="1" width="1"></div><div class="lh"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNFEFoNWwSb1Om5ZKrxL00rlpM0kyg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779044497049&ei=NlW7Vrj_B5Cc4wK24IXYBQ&url=http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/2016/02/09/melbourne-zoo-using-world-first-technology-tap-orangutan-intelligence"><b>Melbourne <b>Zoo</b> using world-first technology to tap into orangutan intelligence</b></a><br><font size="-1"><b><font color="#6f6f6f">SBS</font></b></font><br><font size="-1">A trial at Melbourne <b>Zoo</b> is assessing whether computer technology can provide its orangutans with intellectual stimulation as well as a way to interact with humans. Using parts of an X-box, a laptop and a projector, Melbourne <b>Zoo</b> is trying to work out <b>...</b></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNGYHQw2CiDs-agCvrJ8uds7fcXv8Q&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779044497049&ei=NlW7Vrj_B5Cc4wK24IXYBQ&url=http://www.abc.net.au/news/2016-02-09/breastfeeding-mother-has-emotional-encounter-with-melbourne-zoo/7153746">Breastfeeding mother 'amazed' by orangutans' reaction during Melbourne <b>Zoo</b> visit</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>ABC Online</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNG-aa54CfE9hbKUySrm_-OzXutzLg&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779044497049&ei=NlW7Vrj_B5Cc4wK24IXYBQ&url=http://tenplay.com.au/news/national/february/world-first-for-melbourne-zoo-orangutans">World first for Melbourne <b>Zoo</b> orangutans</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>Ten Eyewitness News</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNG7taYBFg7gnluF6GvcRaIkvwwHDA&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779044497049&ei=NlW7Vrj_B5Cc4wK24IXYBQ&url=https://au.news.yahoo.com/technology/a/30767552/tech-helps-melb-zoo-orang-utans-interact/">Orang-utans use Xbox tech to interact</a><font size="-1" color="#6f6f6f"><nobr>Yahoo7 News</nobr></font></font><br><font size="-1" class="p"><a href="http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&ct2=au&usg=AFQjCNG3vWl54DwYkm3zmeVJsYyu70YevA&clid=c3a7d30bb8a4878e06b80cf16b898331&cid=52779044497049&ei=NlW7Vrj_B5Cc4wK24IXYBQ&url=http://www.cairnspost.com.au/news/breaking-news/tech-helps-melb-zoo-orangutans-interact/news-story/c3baa50e58ab1f4fd0f8ab30d570c601"><nobr>The Cairns Post</nobr></a></font><br><font class="p" size="-1"><a class="p" href="http://news.google.com.au/news/more?ncl=d2r5VJy7tHAm9_MNuQenhw8traCcM&authuser=0&ned=au"><nobr><b>all 14 news articles&nbsp;&raquo;</b></nobr></a></font></div></font></td></tr></table> More...