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  • Episode 1: The Alpha Male

  • It's not just chimpanzees who are in a constant struggle for power. From the world leader's power walk to the CEO's dominance posture, those primitive instincts affect our human relationships.

  • Episode 2: Hooking Up

  • Driven by a primitive urge to reproduce, apes constantly want to monkey around with one another. But with all that promiscuity we can't be anything like them...can we?

  • Episode 3: Social Climbers

  • Life as an ape is one big popularity contest - and we are no different. For an ape, being excluded is equivalent to a death sentence, and in humans, fear of rejection is a hard-wired paranoia.

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It’s not just chimpanzee who are in a constant struggle for power. From the world leader’s power walk to the CEO’s dominance posture, those primitive instincts affect our human relationships.

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