Chimpanzees may be helpful, but humans are the only primates that are kind to others, study suggests

Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 20:31 in Biology & Nature

Maybe the reason we call it “human kindness” is because that’s the only kind there is. We humans might find nothing more heartwarming than seeing other animals befriend and take care of each other. But new research suggests that, although they appear to perform random acts of kindness, chimpanzees,...

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