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March 24, 2014

 

Black and white photo of a ventriloquist's dummy talking to a Chimpanzee

Are Chimps Self-Aware?

The jury is still out on whether or not chimps are self-aware. Actually, the same goes for young children.

November 2, 2012

 

a man sits by a group of chimps

How Similar Are Humans And Chimps?

I know that humans and chimps share something like 98 percent of our DNA. But what does this really mean?

May 10, 2012

 

a chimp sits with his arm outstretched as if reciting Hamlet

Chattering Chimps

We talk to our house pets all the time, but wouldn't it be great if your cat could answer you in English?

August 16, 2011

 

baby bonobo

Chimps And Bonobos Are Related But Have Very Different Behavior

Chimps and bonobos diverged from each other one to two million years ago.

February 9, 2010

 

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Monkey Mother Love

Did you know that rhesus macaque monkey moms have demonstrated mothering behavior similar to humans?

July 2, 2009

 

Two chimps in zoo exhibit

Chimps… The Deadliest Animals On Earth?

What would you say is the deadliest animal on earth--the most dangerous, brutal, destructive? Find out on this Moment of Science.

March 5, 2004

 

Do Other Animals Besides Humans Cry?

Do other animals besides humans cry? Find out on this Moment of Science.

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