Eastern chimpanzees, Pan troglodytes schweinfurthii, two grooming a third, Tanzania | Auscape/UIG via Getty Images
Animals

Wild Chimp Personalities Remain Unchanged Over Time

Decades after Jane Goodall made the chimpanzees of Tanzania’s Gombe National Park famous, new studies validate her work on primate personalities.

Published On 10/24/2017
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A chimpanzee photographed by Alexander Weiss during his 2010 visit to the Gombe National Park in Tanzania | Alexander Weiss
Alexander Weiss | University of Edinburgh
A chimpanzee photographed by Alexander Weiss during his 2010 visit to the Gombe National Park in Tanzania | Alexander Weiss