Chinese study shows monkeys can be taught to recognise themselves

ReutersPublished: January 27, 20152,559 views
Published: January 27, 2015

New research by Chinese scientists that underscores the simian capacity for learning shows that rhesus monkeys can be taught to recognise that the face staring back at them from the mirror is their own, a technique that may be used in training human patients with cognitive and neurological deficits. Amy Pollock reports. Credit to Reuters.

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