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Gorillas in the Shade

There are three gorillas hiding here in the dappled shade. They blend in so well with their surroundings that, large as they are, you can walk right past one before you realise it is there. 35 more words


Book Review by Catherine Faherty

Songs of the Gorilla Nation, by Dawn Prince-Hughes, PhD

A Review by Catherine Faherty

Ten years ago my friend Emoke B’Racz, founder and owner of Malaprop’s Bookstore, handed me a pre-publication edition of a new book about autism with the request that I read it and let her know what I thought; should Malaprop’s carry this book? 1,514 more words


San Diego Zoo's Great Apes

Some of my most beloved of favourite animals are our closest relatives the great apes.  The San Diego Zoo’s great apes consist of bonobos, Western gorillas and Bornean orangutans.  702 more words

Zoological Parks


in this episode….mike and dan are joined by jim chadman (of not safe for watercoolers fame) to talk about shakira, zoos, idina menzel and other stuff. 16 more words

Out and About: San Diego Zoo Safari Park

I can never pass up the chance to run wild in my hometown, sunny San Diego, California. I had the opportunity to do so last week when my family visited the Safari Park, which was a first for me. 284 more words

Uganda: Gorilla Tracking Part 1

There are few events that would get me out of bed at 6.15 in the morning, but tracking gorillas in Bwindi Impentrable National Park is one of them. 599 more words