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“chimpanzee”

Jun 27, 2014 03:28 PM ET // Discovery News
Chimps are very much like humans, from giggling to grieving.
Jun 27, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Chimps have come up with eight different ways to open the same fruit and, in doing so, strengthen the theory that non-human primates practice culture.
Jun 10, 2014 05:30 PM ET // Jillian Rose Rose Lim, LiveScience
Chimpanzees can outsmart humans in simple strategy games because they have evolved in highly competitive cultures.
Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Big-noggined animals have better impulse control compared to lesser-brained creatures, a new study argues.
Apr 16, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The Beatles sang about Norwegian wood, but for chimps, only one kind of wood will do when constructing beds. Continue reading →
Mar 11, 2014 12:50 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Chimpanzees who are treated well by people trust and show more empathy for humans more than they do baboons and unfamiliar chimps.
Mar 4, 2014 07:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Human facial expressions have great similarity to those of other primates, find research that also identifies important differences.
Dec 19, 2013 04:50 PM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Males in particular show low levels of aggression, even maintaining platonic friendships with females and sticking by their mothers into adulthood.
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