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Oct 1, 2014 09:35 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Scientists may have recorded chimpanzees learning skills from each other in the wild for the first time, according to a new study.
Sep 24, 2014 12:50 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Early contact with humans can result in behavioral and social problems that last a lifetime.
Sep 19, 2014 04:35 AM ET
Chimps are smart, right? Pretty darn smart! But how come we can do the speaking thing and they can't? As ever, genes are at play in this special talent, and Tara explains what we have that chimps don't.
Sep 17, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Chimps and humans share violent tendencies, with a new study showing that the evolutionary roots of warfare exist in our primate ancestry.
Aug 19, 2014 09:15 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Chimps have a lot to say, as audio files from a huge collection of chimpanzee recordings reveal.
Jul 10, 2014 03:00 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Chimps, like humans, inherit a significant amount of their intelligence from their parents.
Jun 30, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
When the musical taste of chimps was tested, researchers found the animals shun the steadily strong beats common in Western genres, but they're drawn to Indian ragas and traditional tunes from West Africa.
Jun 23, 2014 04:35 AM ET
We finally know a bit more about why chimps will chip in together on large tasks.
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