Category Archives: natureza humana

Sobre a natureza humana II

Jane Goodall: An Extraordinary Life Through the years her work continued to yield surprising insights, such as the unsettling discovery that chimpanzees engage in a primitive form of brutal “warfare.” In early 1974, a “four-year war” began at Gombe, the first record of long-term warfare in nonhuman primates. Members of the Kasakela group systematically annihilated […]

Sobre a natureza humana

Killer chimps fuel debate on how war began In 1998, researchers in Uganda saw a group of male chimpanzees beating on and swaggering around another male chimp’s freshly killed body. Its windpipe, fingernails and testicles were torn out. ### Apes of war… is it in our genes? Research into the aggressive behaviour of male chimpanzees, […]