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Meatless Monday - The Organ Grinder

The cartoon image of an organ grinder (street musician) and a monkey (gimmick to draw more crowds and money) has come to mean one in power versus the one under his/her control. 462 more words


Cheers! Wine Could Be Key to Saving Orangutans

Scientists discover that a yeast used in South Africa’s wine industry could produce an alternative to palm oil plantations that are devastating rainforests and endangered wildlife.

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Como Zoo Announces Baby Orangutan's New Name

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – St. Paul’s Como Zoo just announced that the new baby orangutan will be given the name Kemala.

The public was asked to help pick a name for the newborn primate, which was born at the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center on Jan. 34 more words


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Kuching – Malaysian Borneo

As much as I enjoyed Kuala Lumpur, I was probably there for one day too long. By the last day I felt like I had got a feel for the place and seen what I’d wanted to. 799 more words


The King of the Swingers

To explain the title before we go any further.. Orangutans!


This year LUVZS are running a ‘Triple Challenge’ for members to help fundraise for… 171 more words


Saving Orangutans With a Stethoscope

On the southwest coast of Borneo, the villages surrounding Gunung Palung National Park are participating in an experiment that has slashed illegal logging while improving residents’ health, which in turn helps the endangered orangutans that live in the forest.   32 more words

Planet of the Apes--Movie--1968

Following the book in 1963, Planet of the Apes, the movie, was released in 1968.


Charlton Heston as George Tayler

Roddy McDowell as Cornelius… 661 more words