The technique by which these monkeys can manoeuvre themselves into an upright posture without missing a stride has been discovered by researchers.1

The technique by which these monkeys can manoeuvre themselves into an upright posture without missing a stride has been discovered by researchers.1

The researchers' findings, which were reported in the journal Journal of Experimental Biology, imply that although the capacity to stand up straight on two legs

The researchers' findings, which were reported in the journal Journal of Experimental Biology, imply that although the capacity to stand up straight on two legs

Bipedalism, one of humanity's distinguishing physical traits, is not as difficult an accomplishment as was often believed.

Bipedalism, one of humanity's distinguishing physical traits, is not as difficult an accomplishment as was often believed.

"I think that one of the key findings we have from all the studies," study author Kris D'Aout of the University of Liverpool told the PA news agency.

"I think that one of the key findings we have from all the studies," study author Kris D'Aout of the University of Liverpool told the PA news agency.

Being a bipedal, at least to some extent, is probably not as difficult as we formerly thought, according to research we and others have conducted.

Being a bipedal, at least to some extent, is probably not as difficult as we formerly thought, according to research we and others have conducted.

"A few decades ago, we believed that because humans are the only bipedal species, our existence is truly unique.

"A few decades ago, we believed that because humans are the only bipedal species, our existence is truly unique.

However, this research in a non-biped, or non-habitable biped, "proves that it is actually quite possible to be able to transition from all fours to two feet - you don't have to slow down."

However, this research in a non-biped, or non-habitable biped, "proves that it is actually quite possible to be able to transition from all fours to two feet - you don't have to slow down."