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Latest Andrew Whiten Stories

Social Networks Help Monkeys Adapt To New Trends
2013-06-28 05:55:51

Monkeys with the strongest social networks tend to be 'trendsetters' and early adopters of the latest foraging trends, according to new research published Thursday in journal Current Biology.

Male Monkeys Conform Behavior To Local Customs
2013-04-26 11:42:01

A team or researchers has found male vervet monkeys copy the behavior of others, a phenomenon he calls “cultural transmission.”


Word of the Day
ethnarch
  • The governor of a province or people.
The word 'ethnarch' comes from a Greek word meaning 'ruler of a tribe or nation'.
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