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Chimpanzees in the high tree canopy in a forest. A study of wild chimpanzee hunting vocalizations suggests they use them to coordinate their hunts, like humans use communication as part of a cooperative efforts

Communication, Chimp Style—Is It Like Ours?

A new study by Zarin Machanda and colleagues suggests wild chimpanzee hunting vocalizations are used to coordinate their hunts, much like humans use communication as part of cooperative efforts
Book jacket for "Porkopolis: American Animality, Standardized Life, and the Factory Farm"

Alex Blanchette's book awarded prize

Alex Blanchette's book "Porkopolis: American Animality, Standardized Life, and the Factory Farm" (Duke University Press, 2020) was awarded second prize of the Victor Turner Prize in Ethnographic Writing by the Society of Humanistic Anthropology
Nick Seaver

How to Pay Attention

In a Tell Me More podcast, Tufts experts explore the nature of attention, from the trouble with multitasking to the costs of staying too focused