A Close Relative • Earth.com A Close Relative

We share 98.3% of our DNA with gorillas, making them our closest relatives after chimpanzees and bonobos. Sadly, Gorillas are among the world’s most endangered animals.

Charity organizations in Cameroon are hoping to change that. But, as you can imagine, a sanctuary so large needs an even larger flow of cash to continue its work. They rely on volunteers and on donations from the public. Photo Credit: Ape Action Africa

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