Monkeys accept research robot as one of their own

3023Published: January 12, 2017Updated: January 13, 201714 views
Published: January 12, 2017Updated: January 13, 2017

BBC's new wildlife series, entitled Spy in the Wild, has a simple premise: put a robot animal in the wild and observe the behavior of animals using a hidden camera. But when they placed a fairly convincing animatronic monkey in a colony of Langurs, the couldn't have predicted what happened next.

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