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Category: Natural World | Posted on 11-2-2017 | 12 comments
Scientists studying apes in northern Sumatra have identified a small population of an entirely new species.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 4-7-2017 | 6 comments
A new study has revealed that many primate species can pick up on when you are mistaken in your beliefs.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 10-7-2016 | 16 comments
A new study has shown that our primate cousins may be able to tell what's going on in each other's heads.
Category: Palaeontology | Posted on 8-11-2016 | 11 comments
The man responsible for the infamous hoaxed skull has finally been exposed more than 100 years later.
Category: Bizarre | Posted on 12-11-2015 | 34 comments
A jovial primate at a zoo in Spain was filmed rolling on the floor laughing after seeing a nut disappear.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 4-28-2014 | 23 comments
The number of legal experts specialising in defending the rights of animals has been on the increase.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 12-4-2013 | 45 comments
The Nonhuman Rights Project has been battling to grant some species of animals 'legal personhood'.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 6-14-2009 | 24 comments
For the first time an orangutan has been photographed in Borneo gripping a riverside tree while using a spear to hunt fish.
Category: Natural World | Posted on 3-24-2009 | 15 comments
Images of an orangutan mother catching a rope and using it to get herself and her baby across a flooded river have emerged, demonstrating both the intelligence ...
Category: Natural World | Posted on 12-17-2008 | 0 comments
Throughout history, human beings have used the whistle for everything from hailing a cab to carrying a tune.