In Focus - National Geographic Photo Contest 2011 - The Atlantic Bonobo Portrait, Jacksonville Zoo, Florida (© Graham McGeorge)

Bonobo the chimp

A captive bonobo at the University of Haifa has learned to make stone tools that are on par with those made by early humans, scientists say.

Ape close and personal: Stunning images which capture primates at their most unguarded Staring into the camera, they appear to be baring their soul. These intimate portraits of apes at Frankfurt Zoo

onobo Genome Completed: The Final Great Ape to Be Sequenced  June 13, 2012 — In a project led by the Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology in Leipzig, an international team of scientists has completed the sequencing and analysis of the genome of the last great ape, the bonobo.

Bonobo genome completed: The final great ape to be sequenced

Bonobo genome completed: The final great ape to be sequenced. For some particular parts of the genome, humans are closer to bonobos than to chimpanzees, while in other regions the human genome is closer to chimpanzees.


Award-winning photo of Japanese Macque family (Snow Monkeys) - ©Masashi Mochida…

Mr Barrow, CEO of Worldwide Chimp reflects on his role in the global financial downturn.

Frank reminisces on his younger, wilder days, wondering how he ended up stuck in the 9 to 5 he fought so hard to avoid.

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thoughtlessarse: “ Young bonobos offer comforting hugs and sex. Young bonobos console their fellow apes with hugs and sex, say scientists. Although bonobos are known as the “empathic” apes, researchers previously thought that comforting behaviour was.

So darn cute!

"Cute baby monkey" is a previous comment. This cutie is actually an ape, chimpanzee maybe.

Not sure what this is, but I think it qualifies as Adorable.

Golden snub-nosed monkey - Photo taken by Cyril Ruoso in Zhouzhi National Nature Reserve, China (I don't usually care for monkeys. but this tiny guy is precious.

Bonobo ape -Sociable self-domesticated creature which spends much of the time playing.

Did bonobos actually tame themselves? Scientists find that the African apes evolved to become gentler creatures

Bonobo ape -Sociable self-domesticated creature which spends much of the time playing. Very different from chimps.

Philosopher - Christian Oeser, Austria

Digital Camera Photographer of the Year 2009 Shortlist

Philosopher - Christian Oeser, Austria Sorting through over entries, the judges from The Digital Camera Photographer of the Year competition had a

The protector #animals #babyanimals #monkeys

The protector by Ion Moe / An Angolan Colobus Monkey watches over her baby at the San Diego Zoo