This Nature Reserve Boasts Natural Beauty—and a Monkey Circus? loading...
This Nature Reserve Boasts Natural Beauty—and a Monkey Circus?
At Vietnam’s Can Gio reserve, a place where wildlife is supposed to be protected, monkeys are forced to jump over flames, walk tightropes, and ride bicycles.
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How Sniffing Poop Helps Monkeys Stay Healthy
Like humans, mandrills of central Africa have strategies to avoid getting sick.
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The World’s Snowiest Place Is Starting to Melt
The mountains of northwestern Japan have long received up to 125 feet of snow a year—but that's starting to change, prompting locals to ask how long it will last.
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Lost Tourist Says Monkeys Saved Him in the Amazon
Locals believe the young man angered forest spirits—before he disappeared mysteriously for nine days—but he is just glad to be alive.
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A Mob Of Cute Baby Squirrel Monkeys Born At Taronga
See adorable photos of a troop of squirrel monkeys born at Sydney’s Taronga Zoo.
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Rare Tamarin Baby At Taronga Looks Like A Tiny Punk
It’s the first cotton-top tamarin born in Taronga Zoo in 10 years.
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Why Did the Monkey Try to Mate With Deer?
Why did a male macaque mount a sika deer in Japan? Scientists have some theories.
Bet You’ve Never Heard of This Shy, Colourful Monkey loading...
Bet You’ve Never Heard of This Shy, Colourful Monkey
Drill monkeys share a colourful feature with their cousin the mandrill.
Oldest Non-Human Stone Tools Outside Africa Created by Monkeys loading...
Oldest Non-Human Stone Tools Outside Africa Created by Monkeys
Archaeologists excavate cashew-crunching tool sets that have been used by capuchin monkeys in Brazil for a hundred generations.
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Meet The Monkey Midwives!
Scientists discover golden snub-nosed monkeys help each other during birth.
About the Show

Only recently found, snub-nosed monkeys are hauntingly beautiful primates, different and gentler than others of their kind. This is the true story of a family of Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys living in the highest forests in the world.

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