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hundreds of them

There were books.
Hundreds of them.
Put in cardboard boxes.
Sorted in a way.
Read by someone, old, young.
Maybe some books were discarded unread. 153 more words


Monday 13 October 2014

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”
Jane Goodall 95 more words

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How I met Jane Goodall

This is a picture of a Jane Goodall conference, held on the 7th of May 2014 in Brussels, in celebration of her 80th birthday. I was there, sitting somewhere in the back, enjoying every minute of it. 552 more words

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War Defines Humankind

Years ago, in a National Geographic article, Jane Goodall was interviewed about some of her findings over the years about chimpanzees. Living in one particular group was a family of chimpanzees – one older female and her two daughters – that was different from all the rest. 422 more words

30-day Writing Challenge

Ms. Goodall

Always been a great admirer of Ms. Goodall. Thought this short clip was excellent. And her anwsers below, via Brain Pickings, were fantastic as well. 456 more words

The Rights of Chimps: Corporations get it, why don't our distant relatives?

Corporations may be entitled to similar rights and benefits as humans but an upcoming court case – the first of its kind, will determine if chimpanzees can obtain protection under “legal personhood”. 446 more words


Fields Medal

by Kerry Hanahan,
LBPH Reader Advisor

For the first time since its inception in 1936, the Fields Medal–the most prestigious mathematics award in the world– 259 more words