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Scientists think these apes switch to breastfeeding during periods of food scarcity.

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Orangutan Imitates Human Speech

By | July 27, 2016

Captive ape produces more than 500 vowel-like sounds, offering clues to how speech evolved in humans.

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Behavior Brief

By | February 13, 2014

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Behavior Brief

By | August 5, 2013

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Orangutans Have Culture

By | October 25, 2011

A study shows that different populations of the Southeast Asian ape display and transmit specific behaviors through generations in a way similar to human cultures.

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