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Murder 'comes naturally' to chimpanzees

Academics / Archaeology : Archaeology in Europe

Groups of male chimpanzees patrol the borders of their territory in single file A major study suggests that killing among chimpanzees results from normal competition, not human interference. Apart from humans, chimpanzees are the on...

Murderous Humans are not "Acting Like Animals"

Lifestyle / Pets & Animals : Animal Emotions

An essay called "The phylogenetic roots of human lethal violence" has attracted a lot of global media attention. But, we shouldn't blame our murderous tendencies on other animals.

What Meerkat Murder Tells Us About Human Violence

News : The Two-Way

What is the most murderous mammal? A new study says it's the meerkat.

Humans Are Natural Killers But We're Not the Worst

Academics / General Science : Science & Health from Newser

Violence comes naturally to humans, but we are far less murderous than we used to be, a new study shows. Scientists in Spain who examined the tendency among more than 1,000 mammal species to kill their own found that humans have bee...

Natural born killers: humans predisposed to murder, study suggests

Academics / Biology : The Guardian: Biology

Although it’s unclear whether genetics or other factors are responsible, new study suggests that lethal violence is part of our evolutionary history Humans are predisposed to murder each other, new research suggests, although it rem...


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