Non-Human Primate Tool Use: Gorillas Wielding Weapons, Macaques & Mirror Neurons

I'm scouring the American Journal of Primatology for a paper on gorillas using tools as weapons in the wild. National Geographic News says the paper is out, but I can't find it anywhere in the early edition nor in the current issues. I'll continue looking, but in the mean time here's what we got to... Continue Reading →

Female led infanticide among Sonso Chimpanzees

It seems that despite the wealth of information we know about primate behavior, especially chimpanzee behavior, we cannot fully grasp nor explain infanticide. In my opinion, primatology has not yet full investigated this unique and complicated behavior... well at least not until now. Before I get into the thick of new research on infanticide, let's... Continue Reading →

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