Are orang-utans energy-efficient?

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Are orang-utans energy-efficient?
« on: 03/08/2010 10:29:34 »
The orang-utanís image as a laid-back ape has been further underlined this week in work by Herman Pontzer and his colleagues, published in PNAS.  The study compared the daily energy expenditure of captive orang-utans with comparable information about humans.

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« Reply #2 on: 03/12/2011 22:55:27 »
It is hard to get an orangutan to turn out lights and unplug appliances before leaving the house.