Recent Media Coverage of our Research:
A number of articles about the relationship between chimpanzees' ability to delay gratification and their general intelligence:
Click here to read a short article from APA about some of our planning research with children, chimps, and monkeys.
Click here to read a short article from APA about some of our metacognition research with capuchin monkeys.
Click here for a news release on some of Audrey Parrish's dissertation research.
Click here for an article featuring our research with chimpanzees and self-control that talks about the evolution of hominids and chimpanzee behavior. [Only for individual use.]
Click here to read about our recent research investigating the metacognitive abilities of chimpanzees.
Click here to read about our recent research investigating the planning abilities of children, chimpanzees, and monkeys who performed computerized maze tasks.
Our work on chimpanzee metacognition is referenced in this comic!
Planning in chimpanzees, monkeys, and children:
Perceptual illusions about food items in Chimpanzees:
Self-Control in Nonhuman Primates:
APA Science Brief
Chimpanzee Accountants (part of article on Animal Minds)
Research about nonhuman primates and humans playing economic games of cooperation:
(with Sarah Brosnan, Bart Wilson, Audrey Parrish, Tim Flemming, Lisa Heimbauer, Kate Talbot, Susan Lambeth, and Steve Shapiro)
Research about chimpanzees' ability to judge liquids:
Research about animals’ math skills:
APA's Monitor on Psychology
Monkey Metacognition (with J. David Smith, Bonnie Perdue, and Barbara Church):
BBC Earth News
Click here for PodCast interview with J. David Smith
NOTE: This is a very large MP3 file (6.5 MB)
APA PeePs (Particularly Exciting Experiments in Psychology)
Chimpanzee Memory for Arabic Numeral Meaning: