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Posts tagged monkeys

July 14, 2016

 

lichen on tree branch

Dad Called Dibs: First Pick for Feasting

An organism's niche is what it needs to grow and survive. One way to coexist is to use different resources, also known as niche partitioning.

May 5, 2016

 

pair of capuchin monkeys

Spiteful Monkeys

Capuchin monkeys punish fellow chimps for taking more than their fair share.

July 21, 2015

 

smiling monkey

Curious Monkeys  

Monkeys will make sacrifices to satisfy their curiosity.

March 24, 2014

 

Black and white photo of a ventriloquist's dummy talking to a Chimpanzee

Are Chimps Self-Aware?

The jury is still out on whether or not chimps are self-aware. Actually, the same goes for young children.

August 28, 2009

 

Close up of yawning lion

Creatures That Yawn When Stimulated

Humans yawn when sleepy to stay alert. But imagine yawning when you're already stimulated.

August 27, 2008

 

tree

Is A Tree Related To Me?

How are we related to trees? Can we be considered relatives?

August 12, 2004

 

Harnessing Brain Power

Here's an experiment that gives new meaning to mental telepathy. "Harnessing Brain Power" on this Moment of Science.

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