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Tuesday, February 28, 2006
Tiger-napping attempt foiled at Scotland's Edinburgh Zoo, site of previous monkey-burning attempt.
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“Europe's path to a greener future is being paved by the rapid destruction of rain forests around the world”
European enthusiasm for bio-diesel blamed for accelerating destruction of rain forest and wildlife in Malaysia and Indonesia.
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Early humans nothing more than helpless cave-wimps in the jaws of toothy predators, says Man the Hunted: Primates, Predators and Human Evolution. March 15th is IEATAPETA Day.
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Zambezi Valley Hunts Auction offers trophy-hunting trash something out of the ordinary.
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Baboons openly war on humans, other animals, as Somali drought continues to worsen.
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Monday, February 27, 2006
In today's Quirks in the News: it's Malaysian jail for unauthorized foreign bigfoot hunters.
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“animal rights activists who appeared at a Board of Regents meeting last fall in a monkey suit and masks”
Fight over University of Colorado Health Sciences Center research monkeys to move to North Carolina's Wake Forest University, much like the monkeys themselves.
Sunday, February 26, 2006
Spearfish, South Dakota anticipates visit from Roots and Shoots chief Jane Goodall.
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National Museum of Health and Medicine (ex-Army Medical Museum) sent packing by Base Closure and Realignment Commission.
Saturday, February 25, 2006
Friday, February 24, 2006
Nepal's only zoo attracts thousands.
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<Name of political party you oppose> explained, at Monkeys in the News.
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Thursday, February 23, 2006
Britain's Twycross Zoo now styles itself “The World Primate Centre”.
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Baby thrown down well, fatally, by monkey in India's Orissa.
Wednesday, February 22, 2006
Ohio State University research chimpanzee bites student worker, now they're all due to retire to a cushy San Antonio, Texas animal refuge.
Tuesday, February 21, 2006
Monday, February 20, 2006
Friday, February 17, 2006
Department of Conservation's Hall of Shame a big draw at New Zealand's Pet Expo.
I wonder if they have problems with agoraphobic chimps
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Thursday, February 16, 2006
Limpopo bridge! Slowly I turned, step by step, inch by inch, and swiped the groceries.
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At least once a reporter has done it, everything else must be an improvement: the wacky laws column.
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Wednesday, February 15, 2006
West Virginia mulls wide-ranging exotic-pet ban.
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Tuesday, February 14, 2006
Monday, February 13, 2006
Animal Planet to debut 13-part Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo series “The Little Zoo That Could”.
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Stanford AR group restricts itself to rhyming slogans and complicated explanations of why animal research leads to bad medicine.
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Sunday, February 12, 2006
Saturday, February 11, 2006
“monkeys, foxes, pigs, sheep, goats, turkeys, chickens, peacocks, parrots, lizards, emus, rheas, alligators, llamas and an armadillo”
Fire at backyard petting zoo barn in Temperance, MI kills about 100 animals.
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Friday, February 10, 2006
Thursday, February 09, 2006
Rhesus macaque genome sequenced.
Confessions in death of Alan Shalleck, Curious George collaborator.
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Wednesday, February 08, 2006
Florida animal-hoarder retains dogs, birds, and monkeys as cats seized.
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Tuesday, February 07, 2006
Excitable AR group the Chimpanzee Collaboratory depicts Careeerbuilder.com chimps sharing ice-floes with Eliza.
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Monday, February 06, 2006
Orangutans join the list of things not saved by Kyoto Protocol.
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Things to do in London.
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Sunday, February 05, 2006
Saturday, February 04, 2006
Friday, February 03, 2006
Weather Channel founder donates $7 million to Virginia Zoo.
The announcement comes a little more than a month after a tunnel collapse at the zoo's prairie dog exhibit threatened several animals.
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Jane Goodall fans can purchase a DVD featuring her “inspiring keynote address from the 2005 ESRI International User Conference” They may have to, if my guess is right.
Thursday, February 02, 2006
Baboon fetus in Zaire born after mother shot and killed said to be thriving at Care Baboon Sanctuary.
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Careerbuilder to run new series of chimpanzee-starring ads.
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Wednesday, February 01, 2006
Timothy Garton Ash in The Guardian:
So who are the cheese-eating surrender monkeys now? President Jacques Chirac of France says rogue states fit the French doctrine for a response using its nuclear arsenal. Meanwhile, the Bush administration goes softly-softly on an Iranian revolutionary regime that is setting out to go nuclear. So now it seems that it's the French who are from Mars and the Americans who are from Venus. What a difference four years make. Four years and a bloody nose in Iraq.Gloat now, see who's from Mars later.
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In a trendy new simulation of education, Stanford University offers lectures, speeches, debates, &c via iTunes. Gratis.
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In Sierra Leone, there are no pet chimpanzees, legally.