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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘chimp’

Apes Like SlapStick Humor, Says Researcher

A new study recently published in the journal Evolution & Human Behavior shows that laughter plays an important role in primate social bonding. Researchers formed “laughter groups” of people to demonstrate that laughter can increase the size of the social group that can bond at the same time. In the course of the research, however, it was also discovered that …

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Baby Chimpanzee’s Are Preposterously Cute

I hope this isn’t bad timing with the recent news that a baby chimp was killed by an adult male chimp in their exhibit at the Los Angeles Zoo, but the reason people care so much about the event, is that baby chimpanzee’s are ridiculously cute. Insanely cute. With all do respect to the tragedy that occurred yesterday, here are …

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