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Organutan Rocky at Indianapolis Zoo

Orangutans hold the key to human speech

New research, led by scientists from the University of St Andrews and Indianapolis Zoo, shows that great apes can control their voice in a similar way to humans, giving a unique insight into the evolution of language.

27 August 2019

Professor Josep Call

World-leading primatologist elected Fellow of the British Academy

One of the most influential cognitive primatologists in the world, from the University of St Andrews, is elected as a Fellow of the prestigious British Academy.

19 July 2019