Social Sciences Jul 27
Social Sciences
An orangutan called Rocky could provide the key to understanding how speech in humans evolved from the time of the ancestral great apes, according to a study led by Dr Adriano Lameira of Durham University and published in the journal Scientific Reports . Learned behaviour Dr Lameira , a Junior Research Fellow in the Department of Anthropology led a research project to look at whether an orangutan could demonstrate the ability to learn new sounds and control its voice.
Medicine Jul 27

A world-first study has questioned the relative benefits of robotic keyhole surgery for prostate cancer.

Chemistry Jul 27

: Jon Weiner , (510)486-4014 While previous studies have found that electronic cigarettes emit toxic compounds, a new study from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has pinpoin