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Bonobo makes flint tools like early hominids



Amazingly, Kanzi the bonobo chimp, who can speak sign language and innovate new "words", has learned to make flint tools of multiple varieties to get at food hidden inside a log.  His creativity in tool making and use rivals our early hominid ancestors.

Bonobo genius makes stone tools like early humans did   New Scientist
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