Monday, November 19, 2012

Even apes have 'midlife crises,' study finds

SFGate: "I believe no ape has ever purchased a sports car," said Andrew Oswald, an author of the study. But researchers report that captive chimps and orangutans do show the same low ebb in emotional well-being at midlife that some studies find in people.

Hat tip to Art Scott.


Cap'n Bob said...

Looks like the two apes above are having their own crisis.

Todd Mason said...

Indeed, so much for the efficacy of Google Earth's street-number-photo security.

Meanwhile, we are apes. Odd how other apes might resemble us, the way it's odd how canines resemble one another.