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A guest-blog series: a primate project, Mexico

As of next Friday (25th April) I will be heading a project at Ecoparque el Fenix monkey sanctuary in Campeche, Mexico. As such, my small team will be presenting their experiences in ‘A world of Primates’ guest blog series. 483 more words

Primate photo of the week: Macaca nigra

Suborder: Haplorrhini

Infraorder: Simiiformes

Superfamily: Cercopithecoidea

Family: Cercopithecidae

Subfamily: Cercopithecinae

Genus: Macaca

Species: M. nigra

The Saluwesi black crested macaque (Macaca nigra) belongs to the largest primate genus: … 95 more words

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

Burying its old, decaying, dead & dusted series for good, Rise of the Planet of the Apes tries to resurrect the Planet of the Apes franchise with an entirely new vision & fresh imagination and serves as an origin story to the franchise’s well-known premise. 821 more words

Film Review

The Truth About Sex

As a single twenty something, I subsisted on stories of sexual exploits. Brunch with friends consisted of dishing the dirt on what happened the night before. 1,857 more words

Books

Thoughts of a primate packing for the field

The other day I read that the average person moves house 8 times in their life-time. I guess I must be the outlier, it’s become so frequent I actually keep the boxes on hand as I never know when I’ll need them at short notice. 243 more words