Latest Nim Chimpsky Stories

2008-08-02 21:00:19

Chimpanzees used in medical tests are left with mental problems resembling those exhibited by humans who have undergone torture, a U.S. expert said.

2008-08-01 18:00:06

By DAVID EDWARDS Movieland has served up an unlikely cast of animated heroes of late. A kitchen-happy rat in Ratatouille, a grumpy green giant in Shrek and, most recently, WALL-E's lonely little robot.

2008-07-27 18:00:16

FOLLOWING the brilliant Wall.E and Kung Fu Panda, Space Chimps has some mighty big boots to fill. And just like a real monkey would do with a pair of boots, it doesn't even bother trying to put them on.

2008-07-01 12:00:09

The owners of Moe, a celebrity chimp missing in the mountains of Southern California, say the aging animal is not equipped to survive in the wild. The 42-year-old chimpanzee disappeared from a refuge in San Bernardino County Friday and its owners said Monday that bears had been sighted in the area.

2008-05-29 13:05:00

Matthew, a 26-year-old chimp, is headed to court in Europe as part of a human effort to classify him as a person.

2008-04-09 12:00:23

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- Network News Service (NNS) has selected Generation Technologies Corporation (GTC) to provide its next generation network newsroom and affiliate editorial content management system.

2008-03-26 16:35:00

Experiments test chimpanzees’ ability to make judgments about the reputation of strangers

2008-03-14 00:00:00

Movie producers and advertisers have long relied on chimpanzees comically dressed as humans to entertain their audience, but scientists say the practice is bad for chimps not only as individuals but also as a species threatened with extinction.

2008-02-04 16:30:01

Chimps don't like bartering things, even w

2008-01-26 00:00:00

During an upcoming episode of Britain’s ‘Extraordinary Animals” program, viewers will be able to see an ape defeat 2004 World Memory Championship winner Ben Pridmore.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.