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Scientific Proof that Humans Did Not Evolve from Chimps

March 12, 2009 / 3 Comments

There's scientific proof that humans did not evolve from chimpanzees at Sweden's Furuvik Zoo. Researchers watched Santino the chimp's anti-social behavior and studied the 31-year old alpha-male over the years - 10 years to be somewhat exact. Santino never attacked others in his group probably because he was comfortable being the head banana ... or getting his bananas first. What shocked the researchers ...

Chimp Anjana Surrogate Mom for Two White Tiger Cubs

October 14, 2008 / 2 Comments

Anjana is a two year old chimpanzee that plays a surrogate mother role for two 21 days old white tiger cubs that had to be separated from their mother due to safety reasons, when a hurricane flooded their sanctuary. However, that's not the only case. China York the care taker at The Institute of Greatly Endangered Species in South Carolina, along ...

Half of World’s Monkeys, Apes Face Extinction

August 11, 2008 / No Comments

The International Gorilla Conservation Program says that almost half of the world's monkeys and apes are feeling the worsening threat of extinction. The causes are deforestation and hunting for meat. I don't get this report. Now, I love the animals as much as the next person. My wife even thinks I am an ape at times, but that's not relevant. ...