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Chimpanzees Can LEARN New 'Words': Apes Use Specific Calls for Foods and Can Learn the Grunts Used By Other Groups
Offbeat  (tags: Chimpanzees, learn, words, grunt, apple )

Scooby
- 23 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Chimpanzees have special 'words' that they use for different types of food and can even learn the calls used by strangers from foreign groups.
Earth:;Incredible Tool Use in the Animal Kingdom
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, Wildlife, Chimpanzees, Tools )

Ray
- 81 days ago - bbc.com
Chimps hunting with spears. Dolphins using sponges to protect their noses. And gorillas building "bridges". Tool use among animals is more diverse and widespread than you might think. But which species are the masters of this extraordinary craft?
Earth Is Your Toddler Smarter Than a Chimpanzee
Offbeat  (tags: Earth, Animals, Humans, children, chimpanzees )

Ray
- 89 days ago - bbc.com
It sounds like a no-brainer, but it's not clear that young children are any more intelligent than chimpanzees
Jane Goodall's Jungles
Offbeat  (tags: Jane Goodall, scientist, female role model, chimpanzees, humans, interesting, animals, society )

Evelyn
- 124 days ago - newsweek.com
The discoveries Goodall made--redefining our understanding of chimpanzees & upending long-held beliefs about humans & the rest of the animal kingdom--catapulted her to international fame. She is arguably the most famous female scientist in history
Chimps Filmed Raiding Farms to Find Food
Offbeat  (tags: Animals, chimpanzees, food, raid )

Ray
- 128 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Camera traps have caught wild chimpanzees in the act as they carried out night-time raids on farmland. The footage, captured by researchers from the Museum of Natural History in Paris and the Uganda Wildlife Authority, shows the chimps adapting to human
This Remarkable Woman Was Mauled By a Chimp, and Now Fights to End the Pet Primate Trade (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: wild animals, chimpanzees, victims of industry, protection, rights )

Simone
- 228 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
During my visit to Capitol Hill , I was able to sit down to speak with Charla Nash, the courageous woman who five years ago suffered an unthinkable mauling by a pet chimp. She came to Washington, D.C. at my request to lobby
Why We Are Making the Legal Case for the Rights of a Chimpanzee
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, chimpanzees )

Cher
- 283 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
When members of the Nonhuman Rights Project went to visit Tommy last year, we found him living in a small cage in a dark shed at a used trailer lot in upstate New York. All he had for company was a TV set playing nature programs.
First-Ever Lawsuit Filed for Chimpanzee Seeking Legal Personhood - BRAVO!
Offbeat  (tags: chimpanzees, Nonhuman Rights Project, legal defense, animals, speak4voiceless, elephants, animal welfare, animal rights )

Julie
- 449 days ago - earthintransition.org
"Our goal is to breach the legal wall that separates all humans from all nonhuman animals."
Paintings By Rescued Chimpanzees Are Colourful, Life-Affirming (PICTURES)
Offbeat  (tags: Art, Humane Society, Humane Society Of The United States, Pics & Giggles, Artistic Animals, Chimpanzee Paintings, Chimpanzees, Chimps, Culture, UK Comedy News )

Zora
- 553 days ago - huffingtonpost.co.uk
We're not just about the LOLZ here at HuffPost UK Comedy. We're also about the heartwarming. And prepare to shed a little tear at these wonderful works below: colourful paintings by rescued chimps.
Jody's Story
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, suffering, chimpanzees, freedom, sanctuary )

Cher
- 626 days ago - all-creatures.org
For five years Jody has been in sanctuary, free from all the horrors of the lab.
The Cleverness Of The Apes (GALLERY)
Offbeat  (tags: chimpanzees, clever, intelligence, amazing, photoswildlife )

Simone
- 1289 days ago - globalanimal.org
The supersmart chimpanzees of the new movie Rise of the Planet of the Apes may exist only on the silver screen -- but in real life, great apes are still brainiacs of the animal kingdom.
Urge Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to Retire the Alamogordo Chimpanzees TAKE ACTION !!
Offbeat  (tags: protection, chimpanzees, AnimalCruelty, government, ethics, safety )

Borg
- 1661 days ago - secure2.convio.net
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) plans to move almost 200 chimpanzees to the Southwest National Primate Research Facility in San Antonio, Texas, where they will be subjected to painful, invasive experiments.
Chimpanzee Gangs Kill for Land, New Study Shows
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, chimpanzees, gangs, killing )

Cher
- 1700 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
Bands of chimpanzees violently kill individuals from neighbouring groups in order to expand their own territory, according to a ten-year study of a chimp community in Uganda that provides the first definitive evidence for this long-suspected function of
Chimpanzees Given Video Camera to Make a Movie
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, chimpanzees, movie, video camera )

Beatrice
- 1858 days ago - infoniac.com
BBC is going to broadcast a movie that was filmed entirely by chimpanzee. The film is part of a documentary project on natural history. Researchers have given the apes a special camera for the film and decided to follow the animals' perception of the
Hyenas Cooperate More Easily Than Chimpanzees
Offbeat  (tags: studies, spotted hyenas, chimpanzees, team members )

Simone
- 1908 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Spotted hyenas (Crocuta crocuta) could show chimpanzees a thing or two about working together, according to a new study. Hyenas, prodigious hunters, pull down prey together.
 

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