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Evolution: Eating away at the social brain

Nature Ecology & Evolution volume 1, Article number: 0122 (2017) | Download Citation

Primates, especially humans, have large brains and this is thought to reflect our level of cognitive complexity or ‘intelligence’. Could this all be down to what we eat?

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  1. Chris Venditti is in the School of Biological Sciences, University of Reading, Reading RG6 6AS, UK.

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