BBC Video: How chimpanzees reveal the roots of human behavior, especially empathy

Eminent anthropologist Frans de Waal explains that politicians have a lot to learn from how chimpanzees show empathy.

A film by Harold Morris and Melissa Hogenboom for BBC Reel.


Chimpanzee (Pan troglodytes) infant age 7 months, peeking out of grooming group, tropical forest, Western Uganda.  The Muslim Times has the best collection of articles on the theme of guided evolution and religion and science

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