Some new research reveals the skill with which orangutans build their sleeping nests, and hints at their impressive intelligence.
An orangutan can grow to be over 260 lb. (118 kg) so how does one construct its nest up high in the trees? With great engineering skills, of course: The researchers, led by scientists at the University of Manchester, followed and fi... Read Post
Orangutans may be smarter than previously thought if a new study into the sophisticated way they build nests is any indication. Scientists at The University of Manchester spent a year observing and filming (video footage available) ... Read Post