Humanity’s claim to uniqueness just suffered a major setback: scientists reported that a newly discovered ancient species related to humans also appeared to bury its dead.
Fri, 11 Sep, 2015
Chimpanzees at a sanctuary in South Africa have left a man seriously injured with bite wounds after pulling him into their enclosure.
Fri, 29 Jun, 2012
Hollywood star George Clooney took up his new role as UN messenger of peace today.
Thu, 31 Jan, 2008
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon tonight designated actor and activist George Clooney a UN “Messenger of Peace” to help promote global awareness of the world body’s activities.
Fri, 18 Jan, 2008
WASHOE, a female chimpanzee believed to be the first non-human to acquire human language, has died of natural causes at a Washington state research institute.
Fri, 02 Nov, 2007
MARY O’Leary would like to clear up all the things she is not.
Thu, 02 Nov, 2006
Vast quantities of wildlife products and live animals are being traded illegally on the internet, according to the results of an investigation out today.
Tue, 16 Aug, 2005