Video in the News: Wild Gorillas Shown Using Tools

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Researchers in Africa recently made a historic discovery: They observed gorillas in the wild using sticks to navigate a swampy forest clearing, providing the first documented evidence of tool use among wild gorillas. See the proof for yourself in this excerpt from National Geographic's Wild Chronicles TV series and learn what new insight this provides into the minds of the great apes.

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