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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.

July 12, 2011

 

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Macaque Monkeys: “Clean Food Tastes Better!”

Have you heard the story about how one monkey on an island figured out how to wash his food, and then other monkeys starting doing it too?

August 28, 2009

 

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Creatures That Yawn When Stimulated

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

August 27, 2008

 

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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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