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2015-04-29 23:11:43

In her new book, 'The Bonobo Way: The Evolution of Peace through Pleasure,' sex therapist Dr.

2015-04-09 23:00:50

Two cardiologists with Sentara Heart Hospital volunteer to screen orangutans' hearts at the Virginia Zoo. NORFOLK, VA (PRWEB) April 09, 2015 Orangutans

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2015-02-06 14:24:56

Researchers have discovered the first evidence that South American monkeys originated in Africa and crossed the Atlantic Ocean to reach their new home.

Saimiri vanzolinii
2015-01-14 16:56:00

Thanks to an extensive research effort by a large international team, endangered monkeys in the Amazon have been found to be much more diverse than previously thought.

crows
2014-12-19 14:58:31

Poor crows.

2014-10-22 23:09:37

Climate scientists, high-profile television, film and theatrical works, and ethical business honored with Pongo Environmental Award at Orang Utan Republik Foundation's Annual Fundraiser.

roots of human altruism
2014-08-29 03:00:23

Apes hardly ever act selflessly without being solicited by others; humans often do. What has caused this curious divergence, which is arguably the secret to our species’ unparalleled success?

orangutan conservation
2014-07-18 03:45:37

Protecting the forest homes of orangutans is the most cost-effective way of boosting the great apes’ chances of survival in the long-run, international scientists have found.

Wild Gorillas Signal Using Odor
2014-07-10 03:02:41

Silverback gorillas appear to use odor as a form of communication to other gorillas

Early Humans May Have Evolved Bigger Brains Eating Insects
2014-07-03 07:31:38

A new study, led by Washington University in St. Louis, suggests that seasonal diet changes may have played a role in the development of bigger brains and higher-level cognitive functions in human ancestors and other primates.


Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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