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Chimpanzee Evolution and Biology

By |2018-09-03T10:22:42-07:00May 26th, 2017|Africa, Biology|

What is a chimpanzee? Chimpanzees evolved in the Tertiary period, about five million years ago, when they split off from earlier primates in Africa. When did chimpanzees evolve? Chimpanzees are descended from earlier primates. They probably split off from the branch that became modern humans about five million years ago, but they're still [...]

History of honey

By |2019-01-28T05:44:41-07:00May 18th, 2017|Africa, Food|

History of honey: Chimpanzee smashing a beehive to get honey When did people start to eat honey? Bees first began to make honey about 200 million years ago, long before there were any people. Why do bees make honey? The Jurassic period History of food People almost certainly ate wild honey even before [...]