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For example, fossils show how apes came to walk upright over millions of years, leading to the evolution of humans.
SCIENTISTS SAY: EVOLUTIONBETHANY BROOKSHIRENOVEMBER 16, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
I worry too for the charismatic species—elephants, whales, dolphins, the great apes—whose habitats are being plundered.
These pie charts tally the methods seven apes used on their crossings.
Murphy had worked with great apes since her first zoo post at Zoo New England in Boston, Mass.
The majority of modern mammals—about 70 percent—aren’t social creatures, Weaver says, and the trait was previously believed to have evolved at the same time as the placental group of mammals, which includes humans and other apes.
All their descendants—Bantu, Berber, Aztec, Aboriginal, Tamil, San, Han, Maori, Inuit, Irish—share certain peculiar behaviors absent in other great apes.
And, aping my mode of life, would you fain live in solitary seclusion, hostilely isolated from that multitude?
The usual meaning of the word to the Greek, as to the modern, seems to be little more than an aping or mimicking.
Young men did not wear them, but some of the older people thought leaving them off was aping youthfulness.
A LITTLE GIRL IN OLD BOSTONAMANDA MILLIE DOUGLAS
I thought you were a stickler for people keeping to their own station, and not aping their betters!
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME III (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE

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