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Monkeys and Apes, an Essay in Pictures

Boria Sax | Posted 03.11.2014 | Books
Boria Sax

For the past several years, I have been collecting pictures of simians from the last few centuries, to show the rapid and dramatic changes that they have undergone.

WATCH: What CAN'T They Do?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 02.24.2014 | Green

These orangutans are located in the Camp Leakey research facility in Central Borneo, where they are observed by researchers who aim to return them to ...

Millennial Venture Pours Resources Into Former Foster Youth

Christopher Norris | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Christopher Norris

Miccolis shares that Ephraim is the inspiration behind her award-winning, Philadelphia-based social venture, that's bridging to the gap between foster care and interdependence, while providing great coffee in a supportive community-driven environment.

You Win This Round, Monkey

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.07.2013 | Comedy

Team Kano is coming out with an easy computer-building kit, and to get people excited, there's only one thing to do -- Let a monkey "fight" a MacBook,...

No More Monkey Business In Indonesia

AP | By NINIEK KARMINI | Posted 12.27.2013 | Green

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's capital is getting rid of the monkey business. Security forces are conducting raids to rescue m...

Monkeys and More in the Peruvian Amazon

Don Mankin | Posted 11.26.2013 | Travel
Don Mankin

It took two days to get here, via a narrow wooden boat with a very big outboard motor. As the boat weaved up the wide, fast flowing river through a maze of partially submerged trees, I watched one of the world's most diverse biospheres slip by.

Tiger And Dog Monkey Around With New Friend

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.23.2013 | Comedy

When 8-month-old baboon, Rosa-Lee met Mimi the tiger cub and Bullet the dog, magic happened. When the trio isn't discussing the benefits of having two...

INSANELY CUTE: Monkey Wearing Jacket In The Snow

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 09.04.2013 | Weird News

Fall is still a little ways away, but it appears that fashionable coats for the colder climate are already in full effect. Don't believe us? Well,...

5 Reasons HBO Needs to Renew Family Tree

Megan Smolenyak | Posted 10.08.2013 | TV
Megan Smolenyak

HBO is apparently on the fence about renewing Family Tree, the mockumentary series dreamed up by Christopher Guest and Jim Piddock. It may be that...

A Monkey With a Long Tale

Joyce Morgan | Posted 08.21.2013 | Arts
Joyce Morgan

A flesh-eating skeleton, a seductive spider and a dragon king. These are among the mythical creatures Monkey encounters on a journey that has captivated for centuries.

These Sleepy Animals Will Make Your Day

Posted 06.21.2013 | Comedy

If you've never seen a turtle yawn, you're missing out. via Tastefully Offensive...

WATCH: Monkey In A Snowsuit Will Make Your Heart Explode

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 01.29.2013 | Green

The IKEA Monkey may have met his match in the newly discovered video, featuring the adorably garbed Snowsuit Monkey. Snowsuit Monkey hails from Rus...

Missing Monkey Owner Wants Her Stylishly Dressed Pet Back

Reuters | Posted 12.11.2012 | Weird News

TORONTO, Dec 11 (Reuters) - The owner of a monkey that became a media sensation after running around a Toronto department store parking lot in a styli...

Buddha Doodle - 'Love Song'

Molly Hahn | Posted 10.13.2012 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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'Go On' & 'Animal Practice' Reviews: Can Lions & Tigers & Perry Save NBC?

Maureen Ryan | Posted 08.07.2012 | TV
Maureen Ryan

"Go On" is an ensemble comedy built around a star, Matthew Perry; "Animal Practice" is fairly likely to feature dog poop in the near future. "Go On" seems like the much riskier bet, but Perry ably carries the first episode;

PHOTO: Monkey's Self-Portrait Is Bananas

The Huffington Post | Lee Hernandez | Posted 07.18.2012 | Green

Want to know how to take a great self-portrait that really brings out your eyes? Look no further than this monkey! The Houston Zoo tweeted this hil...

Did This Zoo Keeper Really Lick Monkey's Butt To Help It Poop?

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 05.03.2012 | Weird News

You've kissed butt at work, but this zoo keeper took the metaphorical act to a whole new (and literal) level. Chinese zookeeper Zhang Bangsheng, 50...

PHOTOS: Searching For Costa Rica's Theme Song

Lindblad Expeditions | Posted 05.13.2012 | Travel
Lindblad Expeditions

I have "Left My Heart in San Francisco," had another "Beer in Mexico" and discovered the "Coast of Marseilles." So as I sit on this most perfect palm-lined beach in Costa Rica, with scarlet macaws flying overhead and the surf crashing upon dried coconuts long since fallen, I am searching my iPod in the hopes of capturing it with a song.

Thailand : Buddha's Animal Kingdom

Wendy Diamond | Posted 11.19.2011 | Travel
Wendy Diamond

"All living things fear being beaten with clubs. All living things fear being put to death. Putting oneself in the place of the other, let no one kill...

Monkey Attacks Eight-Year-Old Girl Outside Walmart

Posted 10.18.2011 | Green

In the video below, KY3 News explains that there was some serious monkey business in Springfield, Missouri recently. Charlie, a macaque monkey, left T...

Chimps Shed Selfish Title

Posted 10.11.2011 | Green

Chimpanzees may be more generous than we thought. Chimps spontaneously displaying empathy by consoling each other after fights and sharing food ha...

Could A Monkey Photographer Lead To A Copyright Revolution?

ARTINFO | Posted 09.16.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

By now you've probably heard of the "Cindy Sherman of the Monkey World," as we dubbed her recently. While working in an Indonesian national park, Brit...

Runaway Baboon Captured In New Jersey

AP | Posted 11.15.2011 | Weird News

HOWELL TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- A wayward baboon that apparently escaped from an amusement park and became a mini-celebrity – appearing at a golf cours...

Iran Plans To Send Live Monkey Into Space

AP | Posted 08.27.2011 | World

TEHRAN, Iran -- Iran says it plans to send a monkey into space next month as the next step in a space program that Western leaders worry could also br...

Birthday Monkey

Posted 06.25.2011 | Women

Yesterday was my birthday, and this was the first email that greeted me - from my brother. So great to start the day with a laugh! -MT Don...