Chimps Have the Mental Capacity to Cook, Study Shows


Science keeps discovering that Chimps are far closer to us than we may suspect, and here’s another good example:

Paris (AFP) — Chimpanzees and humans share some of the basic brain skills needed for cooking, a finding that may explain a turning point in the story of mankind, a study said Wednesday.

Experiments at a chimp sanctuary suggest a common ancestor imparted these cognitive abilities to apes and humans alike, it said.

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