[Swiftwater Gazette] Fruit eaters have bigger brains

Ed kroposki kroposki at att.net
Tue Mar 28 07:35:35 EDT 2017





 “Fruitmay have been the making of mankind 
http://www.nature.com/articles/s41559-017-0112
“Chimpswhich have the biggest primate brains eat far more fruit than otherprimates. Primate brain size is predicted by diet.
“Relativebrain size variation in primates is predicted only by diet, withfrugivores having relatively larger brains than folivores. 


   
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