You've got a friend in me: Like humans, wild chimpanzees focus on fewer yet more meaningful friendships as they grow older, according to a new Science study, providing the first evidence that nonhumans exhibit age-related social selectivity. ($)
#GreatAdaptations Great analysis of age-related changes in sociality--as nice a dataset as you will ever see. Social selectivity in aging wild chimpanzees
You've got a friend in me: Like humans, wild chimpanzees focus on fewer yet more meaningful friendships as they grow older, according to a new Science study, providing the first evidence that nonhumans exhibit age-related social selectivity. ($)
New work from KCP published today on social aging in wild chimpanzees, led by and . Chimpanzees, like humans, increasingly focus on positive, valuable relationships as they get old. A thread (1/8)
Congratulations and colleagues for your science paper
This is the content we all need right now: chimps and friendship during aging. Congratulations and colleagues!