Chimpanzees Drink Tree Sap and Get Wasted [Video]

Chimpanzees Drink Tree Sap and Get Wasted [Video]

A 17-year-long study has been published in the journal, Royalty Society Open Science, about chimpanzees drinking from fermented plant leaves located in the Republic of Guinea, near Bossou. The trees that the great apes are getting drunk from are called Raffia Palm Trees, and studies have proven that the sap produces enough ethanol (alcohol), which amounts to one serving […]

Chimpanzees Learn New Languages Based on Location

Chimpanzees Learn New Languages Based on Location

Chimpanzees from the a Dutch zoo have astoundingly learned a new language from being relocated to a zoo in a different location. Zoo officials stated the chimpanzees learned what is the equivalent of a Scottish brogue dialect after being moved from the Edinburgh zoo. Katie Slocombe, a University of New York psychologist, stated that this is the […]

Chimpanzees That are Agressive Father More Offspring

Chimpanzees That are Agressive Father More Offspring

Chimpanzees that are aggressive father more offspring, scientists announced on Thursday. A 17-year study of Tanzanian chimpanzees published in the scientific journal Current Biology concluded that males that acted aggressively towards females and sometimes attacked them physically, significantly improved their chances of producing  babies with the females they bullied. Ian Gilby, an evolutionary anthropologist from […]

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