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The mature primate brain consists of many layers with the outer layer or cerebral cortex forming folds known as sulci and gyri. During embryonic development, the brain is divided into zones with the inner-most ventricular zone where neurons are formed and a series of cytoarchitecturally distinct layers forming plates radiating outward. 306 more words
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In this controversial, thought-provoking, and brilliant book, renegade thinkers Christopher Ryan and Cacilda Jethá debunk almost everything we “know” about sex, weaving together convergent, frequently overlooked evidence from anthropology, archaeology, primatology, anatomy, and psychosexuality to show how far from human nature monogamy really is.
New paper published - Call rates of mothers change with maternal experience and with infant characteristics in free-ranging gray-cheeked mangabeys
Text and pics by Linda-Liisa Veromann
Uganda is a great place for a primatologist – lots of monkeys, e.g. red colobuses, grey-cheeked mangabeys, black and white colobuses (on the picture) etc., but also apes (chimpanzees and gorillas. 698 more words