Chimpanzees observed treating wounds of others, using crushed insects | Animals | The Guardian

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Others are making fun of this as if it is dumb. Actually this is pretty smart because it shows that they know something is wrong and that their may be a way to cure it but they just haven’t quite figured out what that cure is.

Takingover4da99and00

What about that anthropologist saying that the earliest sign of civilisation is a mended femur or something, since that meant that the group took care of one another. How would they feel about this?

moshthun

I remember reading quite a long time ago of people having bee stings purposely for the treatment of arthritis if I’m not mistaken, so these Chimpanzees might know something we are yet to discover

Mockingbird-59

why so many banished comments on this

KetamineAliens

I’ve read chimps are in the stone age, so this is cool

Hsensei