Do Animals have a 'Sixth Sense' About Earthquakes?

After earthquakes and tsunamis, stories often circulate of animals acting strangely or seeming to know of the disaster long before humans. Following the Dec. 26, 2004, Asian tsunami, some (erroneous) news reports claimed that no dead animals had been killed by the tsunami (they had supposedly all fled to higher ground), confirming animals' sixth sense. [...]

January 14, 2010
12:24 PM EST