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Tuesday, January 31, 2006
If slow & steady random mutation isn't emotionally satisfying, perhaps Jeffrey H. Schwartz's Sudden Origins is more your cup of tea.
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Monday, January 30, 2006
On safari in Kenya with the Christian Science Monitor.
Sunday, January 29, 2006
Saturday, January 28, 2006
Friday, January 27, 2006
Thursday, January 26, 2006
Municipal Corporation of Delhi responds to court order that Tis Hazari courts complex be cleared of menacing monkeys.
Mummies, ancient, modern, and fake. Mummies, human and animal. Mummies, egyptian and sideshow. All this and fresh-baked bread!
at 8:40 PM Posted by Ed
Geneticists reportedly want taxonomists to move the chimpanzee out of genus Pan and into Homo!
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Duke Primate Center researchers credited with prompting an aye aye to breed.
at 7:37 PM Posted by Ed
Wednesday, January 25, 2006
University of Louisville dentistry students come to Kentucky's Louisville Zoo.
at 8:42 PM Posted by Ed
In this case, I think ‘indeed’ would be most appropriate.
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Tuesday, January 24, 2006
Monday, January 23, 2006
Sunday, January 22, 2006
Saturday, January 21, 2006
Bill introduced in Georgia to permit the severely disabled to keep helper monkeys.
at 5:26 PM Posted by Ed
Indiana Department of Natural Resources to permit hoarder to keep a third tiger. (And here, looking back to October).
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Friday, January 20, 2006
Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson (D - TX), sponsor of H.R. 1329, friend to dangerous apes and monkeys.
at 9:42 PM Posted by Ed
Bigfoot purged from Washington 2007 state quarter final designs. (If they don't like the winner, the Mint'll modify it for technical reasons, anyway.)
at 9:24 PM Posted by Ed
India's Supreme Court stays federal funding for monkey sterilisation center.
at 5:29 AM Posted by Ed
Seized Big Brother “gorilla coat” in fact a monkey coat!
Thursday, January 19, 2006
I wonder where this dog learned his healthy distrust of humans.
at 9:56 PM Posted by Ed
UK police seize “gorilla coat” from reality show “Big Brother” star Pete Burns, mollifying PETA.
at 12:01 PM Posted by Ed
Wednesday, January 18, 2006
at 12:31 PM Posted by Ed
Should you find yourself in Yemen, you can take in the Sana’a Zoo.
at 8:26 AM Posted by Ed
Tuesday, January 17, 2006
Fun facts: Given it's druthers (and who'd gainsay it it's druthers?) the Philippine Eagle (formerly the Monkey-eating Eagle) Pithecophaga jefferyi will eat flying lemurs, squirrels, snakes, civets, hornbills, rodents, and bats before it goes after any musty-tasting monkey.
at 12:44 PM Posted by Ed
While standing in Paris around waiting for her Legion of Honor, Queen of the Chimps Jane Goodall picks up a UNESCO medal for lifetime achievement.
at 12:26 PM Posted by Ed
Fatal attack by monkey in Orissa, India.
Update: Maybe three months. Also:
Update: Maybe three months. Also:
Someone from the crowd then threw some banana hoping that the monkey would leave the baby. As the monkey tried to pick up the banana, the baby slipped from its lap and fell down sustaining serious injures.
at 12:23 PM Posted by Ed
Municipal Corporation of Delhi unresponsive to monkey menace in courts, judges get strict.
at 5:08 AM Posted by Ed
Malaysia's Johor National Parks Corporation banking on big influx of bigfoot seekers. Bigfoot Field Research Organization, from the US, counsels patience.
at 5:02 AM Posted by Ed
Monday, January 16, 2006
G. Gordon Liddy comes out for PETA.
at 8:52 PM Posted by Ed
Sunday, January 15, 2006
Re-funded, South Africa's Baboon Management Teams return to the field.
at 9:22 PM Posted by Ed
Saturday, January 14, 2006
Scientists study bonobos at Milwaukee County Zoo for signs or heart disease, “one of the leading causes of death among captive bonobos”.
at 4:26 PM Posted by Ed
France to award Officier de l'Ordre de la Légion d'Honneur to Queen of the Chimps.
at 10:28 AM Posted by Ed
Thursday, January 12, 2006
Wednesday, January 11, 2006
Tuesday, January 10, 2006
Wellington zookeeper survives misadventure with a two lions.
at 10:08 PM Posted by Ed
No immediate plans to replace tiger that died suddenly at Michigan's John Ball Zoo. Necropsy planned.
at 12:04 PM Posted by Ed
Monday, January 09, 2006
Sunday, January 08, 2006
Saturday, January 07, 2006
Friday, January 06, 2006
Barry Cowsill body identified, dead “in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina”.
at 12:55 PM Posted by Ed
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Rings stolen from playground monkey bars in Longview, WA. Police hope to nip it in the bud, alert recycling companies to be on the lookout.
at 5:10 AM Posted by Ed
Thursday, January 05, 2006
Wednesday, January 04, 2006
Australia's Herald Sun mocks American purchases of assorted crap, ignores our resistance to the dubious charms of vegemite.
at 9:00 PM Posted by Ed
Indiana exotic animal hoarder finds nearby (but not neighboring!) supporters.
19 Bengal tigers, five white tigers, three spotted leopards, three black leopards, four black bears, a mountain lion and a ringtail lemurThat's quite a haul!
at 6:50 PM Posted by Ed