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Insightful Problem Solving in an Asian Elephant

  • Preston Foerder,

    Affiliation: Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience Program, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Marie Galloway,

    Affiliation: Smithsonian National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C., United States of America

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  • Tony Barthel,

    Affiliation: Smithsonian National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C., United States of America

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  • Donald E. Moore III,

    Affiliation: Smithsonian National Zoological Park, Washington, D.C., United States of America

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  • Diana Reiss mail

    dlr28@columbia.edu

    Affiliations: Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience Program, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Psychology, Hunter College, The City University of New York, New York, New York, United States of America

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  • Published: August 18, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0023251

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 26 Aug 2011 at 11:19 GMT

The following articles represent some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Science News
Title: “Young Elephant Struck By Idea - Science News”
http://www.sciencenews.or...

Publication: Physorg.com
Title: “Study shows elephants capable of insight”
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Publication: National Geographic
Title: “Elephant Makes a Stool - First Known Aha Moment for Species”
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Publication: Discover Magazine
Title: “Pachyderm Problem Solver : Discovery News”
http://news.discovery.com...

Publication: Live Science
Title: “Little Elephant Shows Big Brains | Problem Solving, Elephants & Tool Use | LiveScience”
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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 02 Sep 2011 at 15:26 GMT

Further media coverage of this paper can be found below:

Publication: Galileo.it
Title: “Galileo - Giornale di Scienza | L'elefante che aguzza l'ingegno”
http://www.galileonet.it/...

Publication: UPI
Title: “Elephant problem-solving demonstrated - UPI.com”
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RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

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The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Worcester Telegram
Title: “Worcester Telegram & Gazette - telegram.com - Elephant enlightenment”
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RE: RE: RE: Media Coverage of This Article

PLoS_ONE_Group replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 18 Nov 2011 at 21:07 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Science Now
Title: “Aha! Elephants Can Use Insight to Solve Problems - ScienceNOW”
http://news.sciencemag.or...

Publication: Why Evolution is True
Title: “The prescient pachyderm: elephants are even smarter than we thought - Why Evolution Is True”
http://whyevolutionistrue...

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