“There is some sort of tactile stimulation from the contact of those stones with their genitals and it feels good. And there is no reason to stop.”
Wildlife officials were called in after the monkeys reportedly attempted to catch young children.
By observing interactions at the Uluwatu temple in Bali, researchers found that the macaques have learnt to steal only high-valued items from tourists in exchange for food.
A huge pandemic-related drop in tourists—and the food they have long handed out—has made Lopburi’s monkeys more belligerent than ever.
There's still some confusion over whether these were COVID-19 test samples.
There's a horrible backstory to that viral video of a moto-riding monkey dragging a toddler, but maybe not the one you'd expect.
Simultaneously a willfully silly dream sequence and a parody of cop shows, it's a monkey murder story done Lynch-style.
Parvimico materdei lived about 18 million years ago in what is now the Peruvian Amazon.
Scientists made maps to show how mammals in an intact habitat still face major pressures from human hunters.
Humans clearly have advanced mental abilities compared to other animals on Earth. Laurie Santos wants to know what makes us special.
This might just ruin one couple's recurring Monday evenings on the Carrabba's patio with their Capuchin monkey, JoJo.
When animal rights activists stopped monkey-wranglers from using langurs to chase bandars, these men retrained—one screeching gurgle at a time.