National Geographic Explorer Chimps on the Edge – Documentary
Across America, captive chimps live among us. Absorbing our culture, serving as our proxies, and sometimes fooling us into thinking they're nearly human. When we misunderstand their true nature, however, the results can be tragic: for us and for them. Follow us into stories of the chaos that can follow human and chimpanzee interaction.
Chimps are more closely related to humans than to gorillas.
Humans and chimps have over 98% of their DNA in common.
Studies suggest that humans are so genetically close to chimps that not only should chimps belong in the same taxonomic family as humans, but also in the same ...