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Submission + - Apes suffer mid-life crisis too (mongabay.com)

Damien1972 writes: Humans are not alone in experiencing a mid-life crisis — great apes suffer the same, according to new research in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. A new study of over 500 great apes found that well-being patterns in primates are similar to those experience by humans. This doesn't mean that middle age apes seek out the sportiest trees or hit-on younger apes inappropriately, but rather that their well-being starts high in youth, dips in middle age, and rises again in old age.
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Apes suffer mid-life crisis too

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"Spock, did you see the looks on their faces?" "Yes, Captain, a sort of vacant contentment."