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Posts tagged chimpanzee

November 2, 2012

 

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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?

August 16, 2011

 

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Chimps And Bonobos Are Related But Have Very Different Behavior

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

June 9, 2011

 

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The Positives And Negatives Of Being A High Ranking Chimp

Any chimpanzee from Kibale National Park in Uganda will tell you, being top banana has its advantages. But, there are many disadvantages as well.

April 8, 2010

 

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Why Are Chimps Unafraid Of Fire?

Why are chimps unafraid of fire? It may be because they know where the flame are going...

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

 

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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.

October 10, 2006

 

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Are Chimps Nice Guys?

The question is, do animals do things for other animals without receiving any reward, including food, love, attention?

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