Apes

Comics!

'Ghost Ant,' Today's Comic by Scott Lenhardt

After getting attacked by a giant ant, the Twenty-Four Hour Woman gets some help from an unexpected friend.
Scott Lenhardt
7.24.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Watch This Gorilla Hopelessly Swipe for Love Like the Rest of Us

He waves through his potential suitors like some kind of Tinder lothario.
Drew Schwartz
11.14.17
Zero Context

'He Was More into Starcraft Than My Vagina'

VICE.com's most memorable lines from the week of June 26, presented with zero context.
Alex Norcia
7.2.17
happy endings

Lab Chimps Left to Die on an Island Are Finally Getting Help

The New York Blood Center has partnered with the Humane Society of the United States to ensure the apes’ long-term care.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.30.17
The Human Race

Evolution Isn't Through With You Just Yet

Just because we're in a period of genetic stability doesn't mean we're not still changing.
Cindy Kuzma
5.4.17
Science

Sixty Percent of the World’s Primates Are Threatened with Extinction

A study authored by 31 leading experts details all the ways we’re putting our closest relatives at risk.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.18.17
ANIMALS

The Surprising Similarities Between Whales and Primates

A whale biologist reports from the world’s biggest primatology conference.
Shane Gero
8.24.16
News

An Expert Explains What Happens to Gorillas After They Die in Zoos

The gorilla Harambe was shot by Cincinnati Zoo workers after a small boy fell into his enclosure, but a professor says the silver lining is that his body could be valuable for research purposes.
Mike Pearl
6.1.16
Music

Follow a Time-Traveling Ape Down a Wormhole (via Music Video)

Tokyo-based animator densuke28’s video for Your Gay Thoughts will bend your mind.
DJ Pangburn
3.21.16
News

Is Homo Naledi, the New Species of Human, a New Species at All?

According to one of the researchers who made the discovery it might not be, and that might not matter.
Mike Pearl
9.10.15
videos

Here’s How You Reconstruct a 1.9-Million-Year-Old Face

Paleoartist John Gurche stokes imagination by bringing our ancestors to life
Adam Owen
9.10.15
Internet

Why Research Chimps Were Abandoned in Liberia, According to Those Who Left Them

The New York Blood Center has responded to multiple cries for it to re-establish funding for the chimps it abandoned in Liberia by publishing a list of explanations.
Kaleigh Rogers
8.12.15
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