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Primate Research

US Monkey Business in Mauritius

Monica Engebretson | Posted 07.21.2015 | Green
Monica Engebretson

I am willing to guess that most people who live in the United States have no idea what Mauritius is or where in the world it is. They certainly don't know what (or I should say who) the US imports in large number from it and why we should care.

Here's What A Chimp Drum Solo Sounds Like

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 06.23.2015 | Science

It's definitely better than Nickelback. A new paper published in Scientific Reports analyzes the rhythmic stylings of a chimp named Barney -- and ...

13 Primates Die At South Texas Research Facility

AP | Posted 02.22.2015 | Green

DALLAS (AP) — A South Texas research facility where 13 primates died of hyperthermia in overheated rooms could face federal penalties, a U.S. Depart...

The 'Human' Quality We Share With Baboons

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 11.06.2014 | Science

As humankind has evolved, we've built cities and computers, probed into the far reaches of our galaxy and beyond, cured diseases, and developed thousa...

Undercover Investigation Reveals Primate Injuries, Death at Texas Biomed

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 11.22.2014 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

Over five weeks, the investigator documented a pattern of mistreatment of the animals, including primates who suffered unnecessary injuries and even death.

Saving Kenya's Colobus Monkeys

Kevin Richberg | Posted 12.23.2013 | Green
Kevin Richberg

I'm drawn to wildlife conservation efforts like a moth to a flame. More than ever, the animals and plants we share this magnificent planet with need o...

Cara Santa Maria

WATCH: Is This Experiment Justifiable?

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 05.07.2012 | Science

2012-03-07-Screenshot20120307at9.06.58AM.jpgWhen it comes down to it, aren't we mostly debating an arbitrary line that's been drawn in the sand with what is and what isn't acceptable in animal research?

Like Chimp Research, More To Whaling Than Economics

| Posted 01.13.2012 | Green

By Jennifer Jacquet (Click here for original article.) "Research on chimpanzees is contentious, expensive, and of increasingly limited necessity,"...

Debating The Ethics Of Primate Research

The Daily Cardinal | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Experts argued the ethics of primate research at a debate held at Memorial Union Monday. The debate, which featured Paul Kaufman, chair of the UW-M...