monkeys
Behavior Brief
Behavior Brief
Jenny Rood | Feb 6, 2015
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Monkey See, Monkey Add
Monkey See, Monkey Add
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Apr 23, 2014
Monkeys trained to recognize number values can add, a study finds.
Monkey Mind Control
Monkey Mind Control
Jef Akst | Feb 19, 2014
The brain activity of one monkey dictated movements of a second, sedated animal, a study shows.
Behavior Brief
Behavior Brief
Dan Cossins | May 23, 2013
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Oldest Fossil of Ape Discovered
Oldest Fossil of Ape Discovered
Ed Yong | May 15, 2013
Two new fossils of ancient primates shed light on the divergence of apes and Old World monkeys.
Monkey Brain Booster
Beth Marie Mole | Sep 19, 2012
Scientists use a frontal-lobe implant to improve thinking skills in primates.
Social Rank Affects Monkey Immunity
Megan Scudellari | Apr 11, 2012
In rhesus macaques, an individual's drop in the social hierarchy leads to overactive immune genes and, possibly, poor health.
Behavior Brief
Megan Scudellari | Jul 13, 2011
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research