July 17, 2008 7:07 AM

How can you tell where a bird's from? Just listen to its accent

Humans aren't the only creatures whose regional drawls and twangs give them away. The same thing goes for songbirds. A scientist at Duke University has found that birds, just like humans, learn their songs from one another and "talk" like the birds they grow up with.

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