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My Semester With Gorillas

The Behavioral Biology course at Simmons College includes a research project, where a study system is selected and a behavior is chosen to observe. In this case, we chose to observe the western lowland gorillas at the Franklin Park Zoo and their tendency to make contact with the glass surrounding the glass… 270 more words

Saving gorillas in 2014, video

This video says about itself:

Year-End Thank You 2014

The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International

17 December 2014

47 years later, we are still committed to saving…

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Review: Betty Goes Bananas by Steve Antony

Betty Goes Bananas by Steve Antony

Released December 23, 2014.

Betty is a gorilla and being a gorilla, she loves bananas.  So when she finds one on the ground, she wants to eat it so much.  But she can’t open it, even with her teeth, or her feet!  So what is a little gorilla to do?  Well, Betty throws a fit and cries and screams.  Then she calms down and Mr. 307 more words

Book Reviews

King Kong 1933/Excellent Movie!

King Kong 1933

This is the original black and white movie of King Kong and it is excellent!  It is almost verbatim from the novel.  If you haven’t seen it, you must!  1,081 more words


Wolves, gorillas, sea lions, oh my ... Concerts for (other) animals only

Heard this fascinating item on NPR yesterday:  A woman who started out studying depression in (other) animals — yes, let’s remember we are animals too — reported that those in captivity can be driven mad by boredom. 196 more words

Inner Ear

Gorillas and King Kong: The Novel 1932

Welcome to Book and Movie Therapy!  The Frankenstein series is over and to be honest I am pretty much over it!  I’ve been obsessed with Frankenstein all of my life but after the blog series I just completed?  443 more words