Apes can ‘read each other’s minds’, science proves
Apes have the ability to recognise false beliefs in each other – an ability previously considered to be unique to humans, researchers believe.
A new study has revealed that great apes such as chimpanzees have ‘theory of mind’, meaning they can make assumptions about what others are thinking and offer new information.
Spaniel rescued after falling between train and platform It includes the ability to realise when another animal has a mistaken belief, as proven by the researchers’ test.
During the test, the monkeys were shown footage involving a man dressed in a gorilla suit hiding a stone in... read more