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The Value of Social Relationships During Aging in Female Rhesus Macaques

Rhesus monkeys have an intricate social structure. There is a dominance hierarchy, meaning that not all individuals enjoy the same rank in the group. This also effects the value that individuals gain from each of their relationships. 440 more words


First Primates Cloned - Keerthana Balamurugan

On the 5th of December 2017, a pair of identical macaques, a type of monkey, was born through the method of SCNT (somatic cell nuclear transfer) in China. 793 more words


Ubud Monkey Forest and the saga of Chris being bitten

One of the top things to do in Ubud is to visit the Monkey Forest. Spread over a few acres the Monkey Forest is dotted with temples, footpaths and hundreds of macaques. 578 more words

Day Trip

Maragondon and Ternate: A One-Day Getaway

The western part of Cavite province, though only about an hour and a half’s drive away from home, is a rarely visited place for us. The last time we’ve been there was more than nine years ago when we joined friends for a visit to the… 1,299 more words

Travel Philippines

The Monkeys of Northern India

There were monkeys all over northern India but here I have selected a few of the more interesting encounters!


The monkeys at Amber Fort were langurs.

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Meeting Wild Macaques 🐵

Visiting Japanese macaque monkeys atop Mount Arashiyama is a once in a lifetime experience!  Cora and I took an afternoon trip from Kyoto to Arashiyama in hopes of seeing wild macaques at Iwatayama Monkey Park (嵐山モンキーパーク or Arashiyama Monkī Pāku).   838 more words


Camels Tilapia Handfish Bats Rhino Rabbits Dogs and Macaques

Carol:  Hi Hurst! I wanted to start off this week asking you if you think camels are attractive?

Hurst: That’s such a strange question, I’m not sure how to respond. 1,516 more words