Chimpanzees (sometimes called chimps) are one of the two species of the genus
Pan, the other being the bonobo. Together with gorillas, they are the only ...
Chimpanzees are our closest living relatives, sharing more than 98 percent of our
genetic blueprint. Humans and chimps are also thought to share a common ...
Chimpanzees are all black but are born with pale faces and a white tail tuft, both
of which darken with age. They have prominent ears and both males and ...
Chimpanzees are great apes (not monkeys) who are native to the continent of
Africa. If you ever wonder if you are looking at an ape or a monkey, look for a tail.
Chimpanzees are highly social beings, just like humans. Social interactions are
essential in a chimpanzee's development, learning and overall wellbeing.
The knuckle-walker. Chimpanzees are very familiar to us humans, perhaps
because so much of their behavior reminds us of ourselves. They are considered
Chimpanzees have already disappeared from 4 African countries, and are
nearing extinction in many others. Deforestation and commercial hunting for ...
Home to the Cle Elum Seven. Dedicated to caring for chimpanzees in need and
advocating for chimpanzees exploited by the biomedical and entertainment ...
Tool Use. One of Dr. Goodall's most important discoveries was that chimpanzees
make and use tools, an activity long thought to be exclusive to humans. In 1960 ...
Chimpanzees have by far the widest geographic distribution of any great ape,
with a range of over 2.6 million km² (derived from IUCN shapefiles). They have a