Chimpanzee populations are threatened by a range of factors throughout Africa with habitat loss being a significant issue. Forests are being cut down for the timber, mining and farming industries and the resulting fragmentation of the forests results in chimpanzee families becoming isolated which can have dramatic impact on breeding and migration. 71 more words
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NEW YORK — Should a chimpanzee be treated as a person with legal rights?
That’s what attorney Steven Wise tried to convince a state appeals court in Manhattan of on Thursday. 586 more words
For classic portraits showing real expression, it is hard to go past the apes. Its not hard to see how closely our species are related when you watch them… a chimpanzee using a twig to fish for termites, or young chimps running and playing with each other and even examples of them being mean to each other, like… 6 more words