Video Clips of JJ from Bossou, Guinea fishing for tools

I just posted about JJ's novel tool use, and I thought you may wanna see him actually fishing for ants. The authors of the paper provided videos of JJ using his tools. I've uploaded it to YouTube for your viewing pleasure.

Novel Tool-Use observed in a wild Chimpanzee from Bossou, Guinea

Even though I've been posting a lot on tool use lately, I'm sure you will appreciate this new study. The new study, "Invention and modification of a new tool use behavior: ant-fishing in trees by a wild chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes verus) at Bossou, Guinea," has been published in the most recent issue of the American... Continue Reading →

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