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Chimpanzee nests ‘cleaner than human beds', scientists find

Apes sleep in leafy beds that are surprisingly free of body bacteria and parasites.
Chimpanzee beds are cleaner than human ones, scientists have discovered. The great apes build complex tree nests out of branches and leaves in which they sleep. And they set an example the average hu[...]

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