A new cutting-edge research facility for advancing scientific knowledge on chimpanzee cognition and behaviour has officially launched.
Apes understand what others see and believe, a skill previously believed to be unique to humans, according to new research.
The School of Psychology and Neuroscience's world-renowned dementia expert Dr Maggie Ellis is shortlisted as a finalist for Converge 2019.
New research shows great apes can control their voice in a similar way to humans, giving a unique insight into the evolution of language.
Influential cognitive primatologist, Professor Josep Call, has been elected as a Fellow of the prestigious British Academy.
Scientists have made a breakthrough in understanding how human eyes process 3D motion – crucial for hand-eye coordination.
Evolutionary adaptations resulting from cultural change, such as humans being able to consume dairy products, are more widespread in nature.
Levels of disgust drop in just days when people are exposed to a harsh environment, new research carried out at the St Andrews has found.
A new report on the 2011 London Riots challenges the explanations of the riots given at the time.
Researchers in neurodegenerative conditions will benefit from a new funding pool administered by St Andrews.