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This Documentary Has More to Offer Than Lemurs

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 06.04.2014 | Teen

I thought this movie would be a story of a specific lemur living in Madagascar, but I was very wrong. Nothing could have prepared me for the wonderful adventure I experienced. Island of Lemurs: Madagascar is a fantastic documentary that every animal or nature lover will enjoy.

Could This Make Lemurs Better Food Thieves?

Posted 07.01.2013 | Green

By Denise Chow, LiveScience staff writer: Lemurs that come from big tribes and live in large groups exhibit more "social smarts" than those that li...

PHOTO: Quite Possibly The World's Ugliest Animal

Posted 06.09.2013 | Green

We have an entire page at HuffPost dedicated to cute animals, geared for all the sloths and quokkas of the world. But there are a lot of less-than-pre...

WATCH: Police Pursue Unlikely Suspect

Posted 01.22.2013 | Miami

"This is the first time I've ever been dispatched to a call like this," North Miami Beach Sergeant Richard Rand told WSVN 7, referring to a bizarre at...

WATCH: Kangaroo And Lemur Play Tag

Posted 08.10.2012 | Comedy

It's no secret that we all have a soft spot for interspecies friendships, but somehow Bug the kangaroo and Lolli the lemur take the cake. They live...

The World's Most Endangered Primate

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON, July 13 (Reuters) - The lemurs of Madagascar - known for their haunting cries and reflective eyes - are the most endangered primate grou...

The Week's Best In Animals -- Cheetah Cubs, Lemurs, And Orangutans

Posted 09.16.2011 | Green

This past week was a big one for animals in the news. 16 Dalmatian puppies were born. Threatened snow leopards were spotted in Afghanistan. "C...

Top 20 Animal Oddities of 2010

David Mizejewski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
David Mizejewski

It's been a big year for odd animals. And I've spent a good part of the last twelve months combing the news for odd animals stories, sightings and discoveries. Here are twenty favorites.

PHOTOS: Zoo Animals Love Halloween

The Huffington Post | Alden Wicker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Animals have the right idea. Forget the sugary candy and throw-away costumes; when it comes to Halloween, zoo animals just want the jack-o-lanterns! ...

How Much is that Kinkajou In the Window?

Daphna Nachminovitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Daphna Nachminovitch

In the biggest such raid in U.S. history, in Arlington, Texas officials and humane agents removed more than 26,000 animals from a warehouse owned by U.S. Global Exotics, Inc., a major player in the pet trade.

Madagascar's Lemurs Endangered Once Again

The Guardian | David Smith in Berenty, Madagascar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The lemur, a furry primate that symbolizes Madagascar's unique biodiversity, is under renewed threat from a "timber mafia" pillaging the island's fore...