Adaptation led by cultural change may shape genetic evolution
Apes have ability thought to be unique to humans
Professor Whiten wins RSE Senior Prize for Public Engagement
New research reveals chimps and children learn kindness from others
Scientists have found that wild monkeys have the ability to learn new tricks – after watching videos of other monkeys in action.
Leading academics from the University of St Andrews scooped half of this year’s Royal Society of Edinburgh prizes.
Social networks shape monkey “culture”
Monkeys found to conform to social norms.
St Andrews scientist rewarded.
St Andrews researchers awarded £2.6m to ask ‘the big questions’.