How scientists discovered the 'Popa langur' was a separate species of just 200 monkeys.
Nov. 24, 2020 • ~7 min
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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.
Sept. 11, 2020 • ~6 min
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The 'good' side of our nature is much more deep-rooted than the 'evil' side.
Aug. 20, 2020 • ~7 min
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Primates have evolved behavioural strategies that can minimise the risk and costs of conflict.
June 30, 2020 • ~6 min
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New research suggests African monkeys crossed the ocean to South America earlier than previously thought.
April 9, 2020 • ~7 min
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People can still learn a great deal about these mammals while keeping a safe distance.
April 1, 2020 • ~6 min
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The evolution of the strong human bond.
March 25, 2020 • ~7 min
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