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Nov 14, 2014 12:15 PM ET // Discovery News
It's not just celebrities who know how to show off their assets.
Aug 19, 2014 05:01 AM ET
Are animals empathetic? World famous Koko the Gorilla, said to have mourned the death of comedic legend Robin Williams, reignites the debate over just how much empathy animals can muster, even across species.
Jul 16, 2014 01:14 PM ET
Smelling bad doesn't offer humans much in the way of advantages, but not so for the silverback gorilla. The giant creature is pretty savvy about the benefits of its stench, and, like its charm, it can turn the B.O. on an off like a switch.
Jul 9, 2014 03:45 PM ET // Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Silverback gorillas can broadcast their presence with a stinky stench, or turn off their scent to hide from strangers, new research suggests.
Jun 21, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell, Livescience
An oil company headquartered in London, has pledged to stop plumbing for oil in Virunga National Park, home of endangered mountain gorillas.
Jun 6, 2014 10:10 AM ET // AFP
Unfortunate keeper hospitalized for three days after drill went awry.
Apr 25, 2014 03:45 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Baby western lowland gorillas make their debut.
Feb 18, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The list of empathetic animal species continues to grow, with everything from funeral-attending birds to chirping elephants demonstrating care and concern for others.