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chimpanzees

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Chimps outsmart humans at simple strategy game

When it comes to simple strategy games, chimpanzees consistently outperform humans at tasks that involve short-term memory and predicting opponents' moves.

By June 10, 2014

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Real-life 'Planet of the Apes' thrives on Monkey Island

A fascinating new documentary takes you to the home of medically messed-with chimps.

By July 3, 2014

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How a 4 million-year-old fist fight may have formed your face

Humankind's ancestors were boxing clever, according to new research suggesting the male face evolved to protect itself when fists began flying.

By June 9, 2014

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Dogs yawn more often when owners yawn

Fido might be yawning because he needs a nap, or he might just be showing his empathy, study suggests.

By August 7, 2013

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A warm welcome to the 'world's first 3D porn movie'

A packed house in Hong Kong bathes in the joy of the world's first 3D porn movie, the artistically stimulating "3D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy."

By April 15, 2011

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Nao is first robot 'capable of emotions'

The first robot with the capacity to convey emotions and form bonds with humans has been developed by a team at the University of Hertfordshire

By August 10, 2010

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Google's director of research talks AI

The search giant's influence on the Web can be likened to game theory, says Peter Norvig, director of research.

By September 9, 2007

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Google Earth announces formal nonprofit initiative

At New York event, Google announces Earth Outreach initiative to help nonprofit organizations use 3D mapping tool to aid their education and advocacy missions.

By June 26, 2007

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Chimps use spears, scientist finds

blog Chimpanzees in Senegal have been spotted using spears to hunt other primates.

By February 22, 2007

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Scientists decode chimp DNA

By September 1, 2005