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In chimps, as in humans, faces are personality billboards


January 24th, 2011 - 2:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 24 (ANI): People can read a chimpanzee's face and tell if the animal is dominant and physically active, according to a new study.A research team, led by psychologist Robert Ward ... Read more...

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How a gene mutation leads to autism


December 17th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 17 (ANI): Researchers from Mount Sinai School of Medicine have developed a mouse model to find how a gene mutation leads to autism spectrum disorders (ASDs).They found that when one ... Read more...

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Wild bonobos also hunt and eat the young of other primate species


October 14th, 2008 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 14 (ANI): A new study has offered the first direct evidence of wild bonobos hunting and eating the young of other primate species, despite their make-love-not-war kind of image.While ... Read more...

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