Primates are facing an impending extinction crisis - but we know very little about what will actually protect them
Without adequate information, we can’t prioritise efforts and funding to best protect our primate relatives.
Tags: conservation animals primates research endangered-species monkeys gorillas orangutans mountain-gorillas conservationists
Zoos are struggling more than most businesses.
Aug. 26, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: biodiversity coronavirus animals interdisciplinarity animal-welfare zoos
Your faithful friend's view of the world is different than yours, but maybe not in the way you imagine.
July 2, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: dogs pets animals vision fox wolf curious-kids curious-kids-us senses cats colors wolves foxes dog sensory-perception photoreceptors
Australia is home to 20 of the 25 most venomous snakes in the world.
June 8, 2020 • ~5 min
Tags: evolution animals australia curious-kids snakes
What a hungry Red kite tells us about human-animal relationships.
May 1, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: environment covid-19 birds nature animals wildlife goats
Pets might not protect us from the coronavirus, but they can help us get better.
April 27, 2020 • ~4 min
Tags: health covid-19 coronavirus dogs pets science animals quick-reads curious-kids speed-reads curious-kids-us cats explainer
Using distance to avoid getting sick has deep evolutionary roots for humans and many other species.
April 3, 2020 • ~8 min
Tags: evolution covid-19 mice colonies animals social-distancing isolation coronavirus-2020 altruism bats animal-behavior ants contagion monkeys
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