News of the WeekANIMAL BEHAVIOR

Tool Study Supports Chimp Culture

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Science  26 Aug 2005:
Vol. 309, Issue 5739, pp. 1311
DOI: 10.1126/science.309.5739.1311a

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Summary

A new study with captive chimps provides the first direct evidence that chimps can learn traditions of tool use by observation.