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Susan Savage-Rumbaugh:
Susan Savage-Rumbaugh habla sobre simios que escriben

TED2004 · 17:25 · Filmed Feb 2004
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Susan Savage-Rumbaugh: Susan Savage-Rumbaugh habla sobre simios que escriben
17:25 · Filmed February 2004 at TED2004 · Subtitles available in 26 languages

El trabajo de Savage-Rumbaugh con los bonobo, simios que pueden comprender el lenguaje oral y aprender tareas por observación, obliga al público a replantearse cuánto de lo que una especie puede hacer está determinado por la biología y cuánto por la exposición cultural.

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Susan Savage-Rumbaugh has made startling breakthroughs in her lifelong work with chimpanzees and bonobos, showing the animals to be adept in picking up language and other "intelligent" behaviors. Full bio
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