Discusses the characteristics of great apes, and the relationship between non-human primates and humans.
Examines the unique connection between humans and chimpanzees.
Meet a silverback gorilla and family in this video.
This clip will leave you wondering at how close orangutan behaviour is to our own.
Reviews characteristics of great apes, including humans.
With this KWL Chart, reflect on your prior knowledge of a concept, come up with questions you’re curious about, and come up with answers from the reading.
Find out how scientists think ''Homo sapiens'' developed their big brain and what it costs to maintain it.
Some people like to say genes make us what we are, now it seems there is some redundancy in what we are.
Learn all about the communication between chimpanzees, such as with their chimp calls and pant-hoots.
In this interesting video, a large board filled with the genes of humans and chimpanzees is shown, demonstrating how the genomes of the two species are almost exactly identical.