PIgtailed macaques are able to pick around 1,600 coconuts a day, compared to around 80 for a human
For do-gooders the world over it's a familiar problem. How do you make charity, or in this case corporate responsibility, appeal to a wide audience with a short attention span?
Something to Declare
Google has celebrated the 82nd birthday of late American zoologist Dian Fossey with a Doodle on its search page.
We love: Ape’s adventure
To begin a three-part series on children’s books for Christmas, Nicholas Tucker picks the season’s best picture books
Nasal surprise led to discovery of new method of spreading disease from chimps to humans
Japanese researchers use skin cells from mice to create sperm and eggs that were later used to create a live birth
New study shows that dogs yawning when their owners do is an emotional response
Inquest in Westminster hears how the unruly member of conservation site staff bore a grudge after he was fired for getting into fights and having an affair with a volunteer
Only about 3 per cent of mammal species are monogamous and it has been a puzzle as to why it evolved in some monkeys and apes but not others
Is it our immortal souls? Or our sense of irony? Or perhaps our (comparatively) hair-free torsos?
Never mind horse meat...llama, crocodile and chimp are now part of our food chain
A fossilised skeleton of a tiny creature with a long tail, sharp teeth and monkey-like feet has turned out to be the oldest-known primate – the group that includes gorillas, chimps and humans.
Justin Bieber’s pet monkey is set to become property of Germany after the Canadian pop star failed to produce the correct vaccination and import papers for the animal.