|Date:||April 13, 2004 / year-entry #141|
|Summary:||There a fascinating article in today's New York Times on a troop of baboons which went pacifist: ... researchers describe the drastic temperamental and tonal shift that occurred in a troop of 62 baboons when its most belligerent members vanished from the scene. The victims were all dominant adult males that had been strong and...|
There a fascinating article in today's New York Times on a troop of baboons which went pacifist:
It has been twenty years since this cataclysmic event and the amicable atmosphere persists even though none of the original male survivors is still around.
Of course, baboons will be baboons.
Sounds a lot like the real United Nations to me.
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