Publications

2019

Forss, S. I. F., Motes-Rodrigo, A. & Tennie, C. (April 2019). Animal Behavior: Ape Curiosity on Camera. Current Biology. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cub.2019.02.055

Forss, S. I. F., Motes-Rodrigo, A., Hrubesch, C. & Tennie, C. (January 2019). Differences in novel food response between Pongo and Pan. American Journal of Primatology.

 

2018

Carter, G., Forss, S. I. F., Page, R. & Ratcliffe, J. (May 2018) Younger vampire bats (Desmodus rotundus) are more likely than adults to explore novel objects. PlosOne.

 

2017

Schuppli, C., Forss, S. I. F., Meulman, E., Utami Atmoko, S., van Noordwijk, M. & van Schaik, C. (November 2017) The effects of sociability on exploratory tendency and innovation repertoires in wild Sumatran and Bornean orangutans. Scientific Reports 7: 15464.

Forss, S. I. F., Koski, S. E. & van Schaik, C. P. (August 2017) Explaining the paradox of neophobic explorers: the social information hypothesis. International Journal of Primatology. 1-24.

van Schaik, C. P., Forss, S.I. F., & Damerius, L. A. (April 2017). How the origin of curiosity may have boosted hominin cultural evolution. Paper presented at the the American Association of Physical Anthropologists (AAPA), New Orleans, Louisiana. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, Supplement, 64, 391.

Forss, S. I. F., Damerius, L. A., (shared 1st authorship) Kosonen, Z. K.; Willems, E.; Burkart, J. M.; Call, J.; Galdikas, B. M.; Liebal, K.; Haun, D. & van Schaik, C. P. (January 2017) Orientation toward humans predicts cognitive performance in orangutans. Scientific Reports 7: 40052.

 

2016

Schuppli, C., Forss, S. I. F., Meulman, E., Zweifel, N., Lee, K., van Noordwijk, M. A. & van Schaik, C. P. (September 2016) Development of foraging skills in two orangutan populations: needing to learn or needing to grow? Frontiers in Zoology.

Forss, S. I. F., Willems, E., Call, J. & van Schaik, C. P. (July 2016) Cultural differences between orang-utan species: a test of the cultural intelligence hypothesis. Scientific Reports 6: 30156.

Schuppli, C., Meulman, E., Forss, S. I. F., Aprilinayati, F., van Noordwijk, M. A. & van Schaik, C. P. (June 2016). Observational learning and socially induced practice of routine skills in wild immature orang-utans. Animal Behaviour.

van Schaik, C. P., Burkart, J., Damerius, L., Forss, S. I. F., Koops, K., van Noordwijk, M. A. & Schuppli, C. (February 2016) The reluctant innovator: orang-utans and the phylogeny of creativity. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London B Biological Sciences.

 

2015

Forss, S. I. F., Schuppli, C., Haiden, D., Zweifel, N. & van Schaik, C. P. (June 2015) Contrasting responses to novelty by wild and captive orangutans. American Journal of Primatology.