These Bears Can Mimic Faces Like Humans and Apes
Sun bears show social intelligence by copying the open-mouthed expressions of their playmates.
RIP Koko, the Kitten-Loving Gorilla Who Communicated With Humans
Koko died in Woodside, California, on Tuesday. The beloved primate was 46.
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Masturbation Has Evolved For the Better
Monkeys are teaching scientists a thing or two.
The First Primate in Space Was Drugged and Strapped into a Nazi-Designed Rocket
On June 14, 1949, Albert II became the first primate to visit outer space, paving the way for human spaceflight.
You’ll Go Apeshit For These Realistic African Primate Paintings
After volunteering at Cameroon’s Ape Action Africa, Robin Huffman became a wildlife artist.
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The Vice Morning Bulletin
Feds probe alleged Russian payment of US hackers, Julian Assange backpedals on extradition pledge, 2016 was the hottest year on record, and more.
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.
The Surprising Similarities Between Whales and Primates
A whale biologist reports from the world’s biggest primatology conference.
Orangutans Can Predict Their Cocktail Preferences, Just Like Humans
By getting the apes drunk on juice, scientists discovered they’re capable of predictive thought.
The Man Trying to Save the Philippine Tarsier from the Black Market
Plucked off trees and sent to market, the endangered primate faces a highly uncertain future.
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The Louder the Monkey, the Smaller Its Balls, Study Finds
Howler monkeys can be well-endowed in the voice box or the family jewels, but not both.
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.