Going Viral: Sea lion grooves to a disco beat - CBS46 News

Going Viral: Sea lion grooves to a disco beat

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A talented sea lion named Ronan from California has become an internet sensation for his dancing skills.

Scientists said Ronan's the first known non-human mammal to learn such a trick.

"Ronan's success poses a real problem for the theory that vocal mimicry is a necessary precondition for rhythmic entrainment," Peter Cook, a graduate student in psychology at UC Santa Cruz.

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