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Convo Starters: Silly Gorillys and the Science of Spinning Primates

Primates have been captured on video rolling down hills, somersaulting, back flipping, and even pirouetting for fun. What type of physical activity do you like to do for fun? Spinning on tire swings? Standing on your head? Share your thoughts with a friend or family member!

We know that apes like to spin. So can you design a spinning amusement park ride an ape would enjoy? Describe what it does and how it does it.