The naked chef

时间:2019-03-06 03:04:01166网络整理admin

By Jonathan Knight CHIMPANZEES are on their way to becoming half-decent chefs. Captive chimps in Madrid have begun to purée their own fruits and vegetables, in what looks like the first case of an ape transforming food to improve its taste and texture. Chimps use all sorts of clever techniques to obtain food, such as fishing termites out of mounds with sticks and bashing palm nuts open with rocks. But these tricks do not alter the quality of the food. “These are not cases of transformation of food in the human way,” says Samuel Fernández-Carriba,