Capuchin monkeys may have taught us how to eat cashew nuts
They know sledgehammers are overkillBen Cranke/GettyBy Colin BarrasThey are literally a tough nut to crack. To enjoy tasty cashews you first have to figure out a way to remove the shells, which contain a caustic chemical. The bearded capuchin monkeys of Brazil may have been up to the task for centuries – and watching them work could even have taught...
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