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Chimpanzees in Zoos Have No Musical Taste, Researchers Show


Newsweek - Apr 11, 2017
The enjoyment of music could be a "uniquely human trait," a new study shows.
 

David Morgan: Chimpanzees shouldn't be funny business, Hallmark Cards


Kansas City Star - Apr 17, 2017
Debates surrounding the use of chimpanzees in entertainment, such as the one earlier this year between PETA and Kansas City-based Hallmark Cards, almost always center on animal welfare concerns — for example, how the animals are treated during ...
 

Study Finds Chimpanzees Only Other Animal Capable Of Keeping Lid On Friend's Affair


The Onion (satire) - Apr 13, 2017
TEMPE, AZ—Saying the apes demonstrate an almost unique capacity for minding their own business, a new study released Thursday by primatologists at Arizona State University found that chimpanzees are the only animal besides humans capable of ...
 

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I am Jane Goodall


by: Brad Meltzer
We can all be heroes. That’s the inspiring message of this New York Times bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer. Learn all about Jane Goodall, the chimpanzee scientist.
 
Each picture book in this series is a biography of a significant historical figure, told in a simple, conversational, vivacious way, and always focusing on a character trait that makes the person a role model for kids. The heroes are depicted as children throughout, telling their life stories in first-person present tense, which keeps the books playful and accessible to young children.
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Who Is Jane Goodall?


by: Roberta Edwards
A life in the wild!

Jane Goodall, born in London, England, always loved animals and wanted to study them in their natural habitats. So at age twenty-six, off she went to Africa! Goodall's up-close observations of chimpanzees changed what we know about them and paved the way for many female scientists who came after her. Now her story comes to life in this biography with black-and-white illustrations throughout.
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The Watcher: Jane Goodall's Life with the Chimps


by: Jeanette Winter
Acclaimed picture book biographer Jeanette Winter has found her perfect subject: Jane Goodall, the great observer of chimpanzees. Follow Jane from her childhood in London watching a robin on her windowsill, to her years in the African forests of Gombe, Tanzania, invited by brilliant scientist Louis Leakey to observe chimps, to her worldwide crusade to save these primates who are now in danger of extinction, and their habitat. Young animal lovers and Winter's many fans will welcome this fascinating and moving portrait of an extraordinary person and the animals to whom she has dedicated her life.
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In the Shadow of Man


by: Jane Goodall
World-renowned primatologist, conservationist, and humanitarian Dr. Jane Goodall’s account of her life among the wild chimpanzees of Gombe is one of the most enthralling stories of animal behavior ever written. Her adventure began when the famous anthropologist Dr. Louis Leakey suggested that a long-term study of chimpanzees in the wild might shed light on the behavior of our closest living relatives. Accompanied by only her mother and her African assistants, she set up camp in the remote Gombe Stream Chimpanzee Reserve in Tanzania.
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Among the Wild Chimpanzees || Full Documentary with subtitles


In 1960 Jane Goodall set out for Tanzania's remote Gombe Stream Game Reserve to study the behavior of man's closest living relative, the chimpanzee.
 

Emotional Reunion with Chimpanzees


After 18 years, chimpanzees Doll and Swing still recognize their old friend, Linda Koebner. From the award-winning film WISDOM OF THE WILD, this excerpt ...
 

Among the Wild Chimpanzees - National Geographic


 

Bonobo Chimpanzees: More human-like than you think


Duke University anthropologist Brian Hare wants more people to appreciate what the Bonobo chimpanzee can teach us about human nature. The Bonobo is ...
 

The fascinating hairless chimpanzees


Check out this footage of Mongo and Jambo, a father and son duo who suffer from alopecia, which is the general medical term for hair loss. Sadly Mongo passed ...