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A study finds two species of guenon monkeys in Tanzania have been mating and producing fertile offspring for generations.

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Image of the Day: Size Matters

By The Scientist Staff | February 23, 2018

The male proboscis monkey’s large nose probably evolved in response to female preference and competition between males.

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Monkeys Cloned by Dolly-the-Sheep Technology

By Catherine Offord | January 25, 2018

The approach, which has never before been successfully attempted in primates, could lead to improved animal models for human biology and disease.

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Image of the Day: Mustachioed Monkey

By The Scientist Staff | January 18, 2018

A scientist confirms a new species of patas monkey in Ethiopia.

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Behavior Brief

By Amanda B. Keener | September 2, 2015

A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research

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Tippling Chimps Caught in the Act

By Bob Grant | June 10, 2015

Researchers in Africa observe chimpanzees stealing palm wine from villagers’ cups and imbibing the beverage.

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OU in Trouble for Animal Treatment

By Kerry Grens | March 2, 2015

The US Department of Agriculture has cited the University of Oklahoma for abusing baboons.

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Inside the Color Lab

By Kerry Grens | October 1, 2014

Meet the University of Washington's Jay Neitz, who studies the evolution of color vision.

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The Rainbow Connection

By Kerry Grens | October 1, 2014

Color vision as we know it resulted from one fortuitous genetic event after another.

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TS Live: Handy Apes

By Bob Grant | September 1, 2014

Studying handedness in chimps may shed light on the mysterious trait in humans.

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