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 ...
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Like us, chimps are highly social animals, care for their offspring for years and
can live to be over 50. In fact, chimpanzees are our closest cousins; we share ...
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 highly social beings, just like humans. Social interactions are
essential in a chimpanzee's development, learning and overall wellbeing.
Chimpanzees have already disappeared from 4 African countries, and are
nearing extinction in many others. Deforestation and commercial hunting for ...
The great knuckle-walker. Chimpanzees are very familiar to us humans, perhaps
because so much of their behavior reminds us of ourselves. They are ...
Four subspecies are commonly recognised: the Western Chimpanzee (Pan
troglodytes verus); the Nigeria-Cameroon Chimpanzee (P. t. ellioti); the Central ...
Chimpanzees and humans share a common ancestry that is evident in our genes
, intellect, emotions, and behaviors.
Chimpanzees' complex family and social interactions are extremely important to
them. What follows are astounding details of their family life, distinctive culture, ...