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For Toddlers (and Chimps), the Majority Rules

April 13th, 2012 · No Comments

Listen Up, Parents: For Toddlers (and Chimps), the Majority Rules

ScienceDaily (Apr. 12, 2012) — A study published online on April 12 in the Cell Press journal Current Biology offers some news for parents: even toddlers have a tendency to follow the crowd. That sensitivity isn’t unique to humans either; chimpanzees also appear more likely to pick up habits if “everyone else is doing it.”

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