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Jun 05, 2019
Chimpanzees are being forced to live in forest 'ghettos' because of human expansionThe chimps' main threat is habitat loss & Africa's 1.2 billion human population is expected to double by mid-century.
Jun 03, 2019
From avian vomitologist, gross stunt testers and snake venom collectors, strange jobs which involve wild animals not only risk them but also humansFrom avian vomitologists, langur kidnappers and gross stunt testers, there is more than one strange job in the world which involves wild animals.
May 21, 2019
Like humans do: Bonobo mothers meddle in their sons' love-lives, push for grandkidsThey use their power and status to ensure their son gets the best mate, ignoring their daughters.
Apr 16, 2019
Monkeys injected with human brain genes grew 'intelligent' in controversial studyThe monkeys also performed significantly better in short-term memory tests & reaction time.
Dec 06, 2018
Monkeys kill two people in Agra: Culling, trans-locating or sterilising primates won't end animal-human conflictsThe Wildlife SOS, who have been given the task of capturing and sterilising monkeys, has sterilised 500 monkeys as of now. The sterilisation of one monkey costs around Rs 3,200 to 3,500.
Nov 09, 2017
Sheepish facial recognition: Sheep can recognise Barack Obama, Emma Watson from photographsA new study shows that sheep have the ability to recognise human faces from photographs on computer screens.
Jan 19, 2017
World's primates facing danger of becoming extinct, says new reportGorillas, monkeys and other primates are in danger of becoming extinct. Scientists say it's our fault that our closest living relatives are in trouble.
Jun 20, 2016
SC refuses to hold three notifications allowing culling of Nilgai, wild boars and monkeysThe Supreme Court on Monday asked an animal rights activist and other organisations to point out to the Central government flaws in its notifications permitting the culling of nilgais, wild boars and rhesus monkeys in Bihar, Uttrakhand and Himachal Pradesh.
Apr 25, 2016
Bengaluru's oppressive heat: Water sprinklers help animals in Bannerghatta zoo cool offBengaluru is going through a heat wave and severe water shortage, how best do the animals cope?
Apr 04, 2016
The Maneka Gandhi column: Busting the 'menace' myth about animals calls for a scientific approachIf Himachal and Kerala would only listen, we could create a more real set of “menaces” that could occupy press conferences