Chimpanzees in volatile habitats evolved to behave more flexibly – it could help them weather climate change

As in humans, environmental changes provoked chimpanzees to develop a diverse range of behaviours.

Fiona Stewart, Visiting Lecturer in Primatology, Liverpool John Moores University • conversation
Sept. 15, 2020 ~7 min

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Why elephants munch more acacia in cool weather

New research shows how temperature can affect the symbiotic relationship between ants and trees on the African savanna.

Gigi Marino-Florida • futurity
May 20, 2019 ~4 min

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