A group of judges could decide whether Tommy the chimp should be recognized as a person by law.
The growing push to clear forests for palm oil cultivation in Africa may spell doom for that continent's great apes. Continue reading →
Chimps are very much like humans, from giggling to grieving.
Unfortunate keeper hospitalized for three days after drill went awry.
Primate poop reveals what our furry ancestors are eating.
Chimpanzees who are treated well by people trust and show more empathy for humans more than they do baboons and unfamiliar chimps.
Less-glamorous animals than elephants, gorillas and rhinos are poached for various reasons. Here's just a selection.
The extinct 10-foot-tall, 1,200 pound ape, Gigantopithecus, may have died out after turning to fruit to replace dwindling bamboo. Continue reading →
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