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Survey Monkey Released After Critical Polling Error for "3 Favorite Designs"

Amarillo, TX (ESD) – The monkey responsible for designing the public opinion poll and turning it into a confusing pile shit has been let go. 190 more words

Chillin

Last fall, my son and I went to our local zoo because my wife and girls had another event going on.  We came to the chimpanzee enclosure and saw this chimp sitting at the doorway leading out from the den to the outdoor exhibit.   32 more words

Nature Photography

A Day in the Life of a Chimp ...

… could be a day in your life that you will never forget.

Earthwatch have written to me …

If you have any friends, family, or colleagues who you think might benefit from the once-in-a-lifetime experience of living a day in the life of a chimpanzee, please let them know that we have a team in need of more volunteers running from…

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Mysterious Strain of Anthrax is Killing Chimpanzees in African Rainforests

A strange breed of anthrax bacterium killed more than half of the dead chimpanzees analysed in new research from Africa – and scientists say the fatal infection could wipe out the local chimp population in the Ivory Coast. 672 more words

Science

Michael Jackson's Pet - Bubbles the Chimpanzee (2017 Update)

Bubbles was born in 1983 at a medical lab in Texas and sold to Jackson when he was eight months old, who enlisted Bob Dunn to help train him. 433 more words

Human Evolution

With genetic morph, a weird type of anthrax has emerged—and it’s on a rampage

Enlarge (credit: Getty | Barcroft Media ) After getting ahold of the genetic blueprints for molecular weapons, relatively harmless bacteria transformed into one that can cause anthrax—in places and animals where the original anthrax bacteria doesn’t. 17 more words

A new strain of Anthrax is killing animals in Africa

In a recent study by Fabian Leendertz a veterinarian scientist at the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, the University of Glasgow, and the Ivorian National Animal Health Institute, found that the chimpanzee population is facing extinction from Anthrax. 182 more words

Wildlife