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Can chimps cooperate?

Can chimps cooperate?

Researchers test whether chimps understand cooperation can help themselves. From National Geographic's 'Ape Genius' documentary.

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Filmaddict Filmaddict (2958 days ago)
Latest comment: INTERESTING!!! Chimpanzees are social primates, therefore one might think they might co-operate more and share, but I suppose there is competition within social groups for important resources i.e. food. Orang-utans, on the other hand, are non-social primates and are known to share food resources. This might be because there is no competition for food in their natural habitat; prior to the deforestation of their habitat to grow palm oil.
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Latest comment: INTERESTING!!! Chimpanzees are social primates, therefore one might think they might co-operate more and share, but I suppose there is competition within social groups for important resources i.e. food. Orang-utans, on the other hand, are non-social primates and are known to share food resources. This might be because there is no competition for food in their natural habitat; prior to the deforestation of their habitat to grow palm oil.
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Guest: Bob (2959 days ago)
I didn't know Dustin Hoffman worked with chimps
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I didn't know Dustin Hoffman worked with chimps
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