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Dec 5, 2014 09:40 AM ET // AFP
The animal was found on a palm oil plantation in critical condition, riddled with air-rifle pellets, an animal protection group said.
Dec 2, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
We humans can be led to believe that the higher the price, the better the quality. Monkeys aren’t so foolish.
Oct 7, 2014 07:58 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A single stick is like a Swiss army knife to a chimp, serving at least five different functions. Continue reading →
Oct 1, 2014 09:35 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
Scientists may have recorded chimpanzees learning skills from each other in the wild for the first time, according to a new study.
Sep 24, 2014 12:50 PM ET // Richard Farrell
Early contact with humans can result in behavioral and social problems that last a lifetime.
Sep 18, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Nearly every primate, including humans, hates getting ripped off, finds research.
Sep 17, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Chimps and humans share violent tendencies, with a new study showing that the evolutionary roots of warfare exist in our primate ancestry.
Aug 29, 2014 02:27 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A veritable barrel full of monkeys -- five new species -- has been found in the tropical forests of South America. Continue reading →
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