Rekambo Chimpanzees Seen Using Crushed Insects to Treat Open Wounds

Rekambo Chimpanzees Seen Using Crushed Insects to Treat Open Wounds

A group of wild chimpanzees has been observed treating wounds of their own and others by applying crushed insects to the injury site. According to a recent study published in the journal Current Biology, the chimpanzees caught an insect, immobilized it between their lips, placed it to an exposed surface of the wound and moved […]