Monkeys can be tricked into thinking all objects are familiar
What’s that?myLoupe/Universal Images Group via Getty ImagesBy Aylin WoodwardSeen it, seen it, seen it, seen it, seen it. Most of us instinctively know whether objects are familiar or unfamiliar. Now we may know how we know. It turns out monkeys have a cluster of neurons in their brains that decides whether or not they have seen objects before. The...
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