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Have you had jamais vu?

A study into the phenomenon of looking at a familiar word until it seems strange has won an award celebrating unusual achievements in scientific research.

Three chimpanzees sit in a tree, one is reaching out to another

Great ape gestures

Humans retain an understanding of gestures made by other great apes, according to a new study by St Andrews researchers.

Chimpanzee 'social media'

Scientists have shown that chimpanzees in Uganda’s Budongo Forest have their own signature style when drumming on trees.