Nature & Environment
Are gorillas the smartest apes ?
By T.K. Randall
May 15, 2009 · 11 comments
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New research conducted at Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago suggests that gorillas could be the smartest apes in the world. The study involved teaching a gorilla to use a touch-screen computer terminal in order to receive a treat.
A new research, which involved a trial and error test, has suggested that gorillas maybe the smartest apes on the planet. According to a report in National Geographic News, the research was done at the Lincoln Park Zoo in Chicago, US. Four years ago, scientists there attached a touch-screen computer terminal to the side of the enclosure of a female gorilla named Rollie."
Source: Yahoo! News
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