The tech entrepreneur showcased footage of monkeys 'typing' using only their brains at an event earlier this week.
The unorthodox primate is believed to be a cross between two other (distantly related) species.
It is said that, given enough time, a monkey with a typewriter could reproduce everything ever written.
The controversial research, while impressive, has unsurprisingly raised some major ethical concerns.
Scientists at Neuralink have made it possible for a monkey to play a computer game just by thinking.
A photograph of an alleged Bigfoot-like creature that was spotted in a forest has been doing the rounds online.
A recent experiment has raised eyebrows due to its potential to bring about a real-life Planet of the Apes.
Blood samples from three coronavirus patients were stolen by a monkey in the city of Meerut earlier today.
Peculiar footage recently recorded in India appears to show a monkey sitting on a rooftop flying a kite.
The huge reduction in tourists due to the coronavirus outbreak has had some unexpected consequences.
A farmer in India has come up with a novel new way of stopping monkeys from damaging his crops.
Footage showing a monkey using a sharpened rock to break the glass at a zoo in China has recently gone viral.
A team of Spanish scientists working in China have injected human stem cells into the embryo of a monkey.
A controversial experiment in China has been likened to something out of a 'Planet of the Apes' movie.
An Indian bus driver was subject to disciplinary action after a video emerged showing a monkey at the wheel.
Remarkable new footage shows a white-faced capuchin using a stone as a hammer to break open nuts to eat.
Police in India are searching for a monkey that carried off and killed a small child in the eastern state of Orissa.
Two identical long-tailed macaques, Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua, have been created by scientists in China.
Wildlife authorities have been investigating the recent sighting of an ape-like creature in California.
A worrying new study has shown just how vulnerable many of the world's primate species actually are.