Psychologist discovers dolphins, humans and primates have similar personality traits

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There are several species out there that seem quite sapient. Ravens and some octopus or cuttlefish would probably score very similarly.


Just a layman’s thought: It’d be interesting if we figured out that all intelligent life behaves in a similar fashion despite different body plans. Perhaps intelligent animals (and aliens should they exist) have similar personalities because of the propensity of the thinking mind to be bored? ​ Obviously, it depends on context. –We certainly don’t have any aliens to test this theory on yet. Doesn’t mean we shouldn’t be doing a similar personality test for octopi, ravens, and other smart creatures.


Humans are primates aren’t we?


Life is the same, humans are not special, this should be common sense


Dolphins are people too!