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For chimps, mothers matter 


(Harvard University) A group of researchers has shown, for the first time, that chimpanzees learn certain grooming behaviors from their mothers. Once learned, chimps continued to perform the behavior the same way, even after joining other social groups, and long after the death of their mothers.

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