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Review: The Natural History of Human Morality

Our gardens are taking much of my energy these days, but I sometimes reflect on my biological preoccupations while I am out there. For example, why am I currently focused on the biological roots of human values? 1,498 more words

Evolution

Primates facing extinction crisis: Study

A new international study warns that about 60 per cent of more than 500 primate species are threatened with extinction. It also claimed that three out of four primate species have shrinking populations.
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Environment & Ecology

Happy Monkey Day


Whenever I go to Henry Dorly Zoo in Omaha, I make a point of visiting the Primate areas.  I also make a point of celebrating World Monkey Day each year because I like monkeys.  394 more words

Cultural Highlights

Apes Victorious; Scientist Class

The PDF of Apes Victorious was released today by Goblinoid Games! (The print version will be available within a few weeks.) It uses the same rules system as… 833 more words

RPG

November 2: Mammalian Heritage Day

Finally a fake holiday I can get behind. We humans in our evolution find ourselves benefitting fully from our mammalian heritage. Mammals appeared on the scene around 500 million years ago and have diversified into many different forms since. 429 more words

Dogs

4 Line Stories: 4 Line Stories: Animal Legends 4 - Theo


A well known activist in the simian community

Theopholus Monkian (Theo for short), united all ape species and ended social discrimination

His life was documented in the motion picture “More Than Monkey” 18 more words

Poetry