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Genes, not environment, make some chimps smarter

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 19:29

Just like humans, some chimpanzees are smarter than others, and about half of that variation in intelligence depends on the genes that individuals carry and pass on from one generation to the next, says a study.

Lost in the wild? Chimps can show you the way

Last Updated: Sunday, January 19, 2014, 13:56

If you ever get lost in a rain forest, don`t fret. Just use your gestures to ask a chimp in the jungle, and it may help you find food or even your way home, a study suggests.