Children, not chimps, prefer collaboration: Humans like to work together in solving tasks -- chimps don't

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13, 2011) — Recent studies have shown that chimpanzees possess many of the cognitive prerequisites necessary for humanlike collaboration. " The research team presented 3-year-old German children and chimpanzees living in a Congo Republic sanctuary with a task that they could perform on their own or with a partner. Recommend this story on Facebook , Twitter , and Google +1 : Other bookmarking and sharing tools: |. Current Biology , 2011 DOI: 10.1016/j.cub.2011.08.066.

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