General Discussion Chimps Like African and Indian Music, Hate Western and Japanese

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Chimps Like African and Indian Music, Hate Western and Japanese

Previous experiments with chimps have found that they generally prefer silence over music, but it turns out that maybe scientists were simply playing the wrong playlists.

Chimps don't like Western music. That much has been shown by previous studies that focused on playing them that type of music. And a new study found they aren't big fans of Japanese music, either.

But when played African or Indian music in their enclosure, a recent study found chimps gravitated toward the areas where they...
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