Going Ape Wit

Event information

Event type: talk, meet the scientist

Location: Attenborough Studio

Ticket prices:

Free, no ticket required

Are we the most intelligent species on the planet?

What about our closest living relatives, with whom we share approximately 99% of our DNA?

What is it that makes us so distinct from chimpanzees and bonobos, and what fundamental attributes do we have in common?

Join psychologist and primate expert Zanna Clay and discover more about the communication, problem-solving and social skills of our primate relatives.

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