Scent of a Silverback

Old Spice it ain’t! #gorillas #primates #animals #smell #odor #physiology
A dominant-male gorilla showing off why such males are called "silverbacks."

San Francisco Zoo

Coming Up: Posture Perfect

Strike a pose that says “swipe right!” #humanbehavior #attraction #dating #bodylanguage @UCBerkeley

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 researcher in the cricket meadow, surrounded by cameras.

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Music-less Man

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