Humans Not the Only Ones Who Like to Share – Bonobos Prefer...

Humans Not the Only Ones Who Like to Share – Bonobos Prefer Company

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bonobos-dine-in-zoo.jpgPreviously, it was thought that sharing food with others was exclusively a human trait. But now we learn from a team of researchers about the generosity of bonobos, one of our closest primate relatives.

An experiment revealed that they were actually more likely to choose to share their food than opt to dine alone.
Scientists now hope to uncover why the bonobos volunteered to share their food, rather than dine alone.

READ the report at BBC.co.uk

Watch the silent research video below, from Duke University

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