Japanese monkey, Macaca fuscata, had been observed in
the wild for a period of
30 years. In 1952, on the island of Koshima , scientists
were providing monkeys
sweet potatoes dropped in the sand. The monkeys liked the
taste of the raw sweet
but they found the dirt unpleasant. An 18-month-old female
named Imo found
could solve the problem by washing the potatoes in a nearby
stream. She taught
trick to her mother. Her playmates also learned this new
way and they taught their
cultural innovation was gradually picked up by various
monkeys before the eyes
the scientists. Between 1952 and 1958 all the young monkeys
learned to wash the
sweet potatoes to make them more palatable. Only the adults
who imitated their
learned this social improvement. Other adults kept
eating the dirty sweet potatoes.
something startling took place. In the autumn of 1958,
a certain number of
monkeys were washing sweet potatoes -- the exact number
is not known.
us suppose that when the sun rose one morning there were
99 monkeys on
Island who had learned to wash their sweet potatoes. Let's
later that morning, the hundredth monkey learned to wash
IT HAPPENED! By that evening almost everyone in the tribe
was washing sweet
before eating them. The added energy of this hundredth
an ideological breakthrough!
notice: A most surprising thing observed by these scientists
was that the habit of
sweet potatoes then jumped over the sea...Colonies of
monkeys on other
and the mainland troop of monkeys at Takasakiyama began
potatoes. Thus, when a certain critical number achieves
an awareness, this new
may be communicated from mind to mind.
the exact number may vary, this Hundredth Monkey Phenomenon
when only a limited number of people know of a new way,
it may remain the
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