The Third Chimpanzee
The Evolution and Future of the Human AnimalDownloadable Audiobook - 2012
We human beings share 98 percent of our genes with chimpanzees. Yet humans are the dominant species on the planet -- having founded civilizations and religions, developed intricate and diverse forms of communication, learned science, built cities, and created breathtaking works of art -- while chimps remain animals concerned primarily with the basic necessities of survival. What is it about that two percent difference in DNA that has created such a divergence between evolutionary cousins?
Publisher: [New York] : Books on Tape, 2012
Characteristics: 1 sound file (15 hr., 33 min., 44 sec.) : digital