WATCH: Chimpanzee uses brush-tipped stick to drink water from tree holes

The chimpanzee could get water from very narrow and deep holes that no other animal can exploit. (Screengrab)

A video of a chimpanzee at the Comoe Research station in the Ivory Coast using an especially long brush-tipped stick tool to dip for water from tree holes has made rounds on social media, with many marveling at the mammal’s wit.

The chimpanzee could get water from very narrow and deep holes that no other animal can exploit, giving him a great adaptive advantage to survive in a dry and unpredictable environment.

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:52 - GMT 06:52
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