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Scientists Get Primates to Play Cards

Scientists Get Primates to Play Cards

A few months ago I moved to Reno, Nevada. Although I haven't been to a casino yet myself, living in a so-called `casino town' makes you acutely aware of the effects of gambling on people.

February 28, 2014 — Felicity Muth

Pigeons, Like Humans, Can Behave Irrationally

Gambling may seem like a uniquely human activity. Twinkling slot machines and croupiers in starched white shirts may be about as far from the natural world as we can get.

August 5, 2013 — Sandra Upson

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