All posts tagged with animal attacks

Chimpanzee watching

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Captive chimpanzees do clever things, but how deep is their planning? Michael Balter describes a research study following how one chimpanzee harasses zoo vis...

Chimp gunplay

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MSNBC reports on the really important issues, such as, “Will chimpanzees rise against us?”

Monkey escapades

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The Guardian runs a strange story from its 1925 archives:

Vegetable superiority

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Is there any better example of the importance of throwing for our evolution?

Mailbag: Coyote attacks

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Sorry to interrupt the 'all Anthropoid all the time' theme going on lately but I want to get back to a subject we've discussed before (well kind of).

Cheshire chimps

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"We had an army of chimps eating their way through the keeper's kitchen and the decision was taken, quite rightly, to evacuate," a spokeswoman said.

Deceit on display

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Natalie Angier enters a nice article on deception in animals, focusing on primates.

Missing chimpanzee in LA

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That “celebrity chimpanzee” that caused all the trouble three years ago is now on the loose in the hills outside LA.

Don't mess with hippos

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They kill more people in Africa than any predator, and now they're hitting the capybaras:

Baboons on the loose

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This Reuters report certainly has a sinister undercurrent:

Lion attacks

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This Reuters article is just brutal:

The impending mouse horror

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OK, I wouldn't be so concerned about "Gene turn-off makes meek mice fearless" (New Scientist):