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17

Sep

Chimpanzees are naturally violent, study suggestsAggression is a small part of chimps’ lives, but it can provide evolutionary insight into human violence.

Chimpanzees are naturally violent, study suggests
Aggression is a small part of chimps’ lives, but it can provide evolutionary insight into human violence.

21

Aug

Watch Wounda the chimpanzee hug Jane Goodall after being released into the wildAfter being brought back from the brink of death by the Jane Goodall Institute, Wounda the chimpanzee makes a simple gesture of thanks that will melt your heart.

Watch Wounda the chimpanzee hug Jane Goodall after being released into the wild
After being brought back from the brink of death by the Jane Goodall Institute, Wounda the chimpanzee makes a simple gesture of thanks that will melt your heart.

22

Jul

Jou Jou, a captive chimpanzee, reaches out its hand to Dr. Jane Goodall at the Brazzaville Zoo in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo.See more of National Geographic’s most iconic photographs.

Jou Jou, a captive chimpanzee, reaches out its hand to Dr. Jane Goodall at the Brazzaville Zoo in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo.
See more of National Geographic’s most iconic photographs.

23

Jan


 Use of chimpanzees in medical research would be restricted under proposed federal rules



The United States and Gabon are the only nations allowing medical research on chimpanzees. The National Institutes of Health wants to change that.
The United States and Gabon are the only nations allowing medical research on chimpanzees. The National Institutes of Health wants to change that.

26

Apr

'Chimpanzee' star Oscar is missingThe adorable primate featured in the hit film has not been seen since production wrapped last year.

'Chimpanzee' star Oscar is missing
The adorable primate featured in the hit film has not been seen since production wrapped last year.

05

Jan

Disney’s ‘Chimpanzee’ to aid great apesStudio will donate a portion of first week box office sales to the Jane Goodall Institute.

Disney’s ‘Chimpanzee’ to aid great apes
Studio will donate a portion of first week box office sales to the Jane Goodall Institute.