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Monkeys Express Self-Doubt Through Computer Gaming

Monkeys Express Self-Doubt Through Computer Gaming

Are self-doubt and uncertainty purely human traits, or do other members of the animal kingdom experience these feelings? A team of scientists made monkeys play video games because it’s awesome. Oh, and to address the whole self-doubt thing.

Bring On The Monkey Mind-Powered Robots

Bring On The Monkey Mind-Powered Robots

Researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have trained monkeys to manipulate robotic appendages using the power of their minds, once again proving one solid scientific fact: monkeys kick arse.

PETA Praises Sega For Monkey Loving

PETA Praises Sega For Monkey Loving

The folks at the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) dropped us a line today to let us know they were sending a thank you gift to Sega for pulling advertisements for Samba De Amigo that featured chimpanzee actors. After the lovely, uplifting information PETA passed on to…