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Ya Big Baboon!

The physiological reaction of a zebra running for its life, after being ripped open by a lion, is shockingly similar to that of humans when we contemplate mortality -- or become distressed by a traffic jam. The same classic mammalian…
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Monkeyluv: And Other Essays on Our Lives as Animals

By Robert M. Sapolsky Scribner (2005), $24 "An open mind is a prerequisite to an open heart," Sapolsky writes at the end of Monkeyluv, and if there's a through-line in this wide-ranging and wonderful essay collection, it's the author's ceaseless…
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