Animals #6: The Intelligent Chimp

Chimpanzees Credit: BBC Earth At the Twycross Zoo in Leicestershire, England we’re going to look at chimpanzees. The basis of the video is the communication between chimps which is mainly non-verbal and consists of gestures and facial expressions. Dr. Katja Liebal is studying the chimps in the video and hopes to write up the first…

Animals #5: The Crab That Wasn’t, Bee Beard

Crabs Credit: Brave Wilderness There is a popular show on YouTube called Brave Wilderness I’ll start featuring here because I find it interesting. In this episode a large number of lobsters were washed into a tide pool on a beach in California. The crabs are called Pelagic red crabs after the area of the Pacific…

Animals #4: The Sugar Reward & 1 White Owl

Bats I hope these videos give you a more positive view of bats but, as instructed, don’t handle bats unless you know what you’re doing. Asha, a baby black flying fox (a type of bat), is being fed fruit and is very excited. Credit: Megabattie Jeddah, a grey-headed flying-fox (another bat), likes to be petted….

Animals #1: The Brilliance of Orangutans

I’d like to begin several new topics surrounding animals which I’ll put into a new series simply called Animals. This will be the start. Orangutans Some animals are much smarter than we give them credit for. Monkeys especially are far more intelligent than you might assume. Here you’ll see several videos. Before you view them…

Animals #2: Sloths

For a more relaxing article witness sloth beauty! What does a sloth say? Credit: AnimalistToo Apparently they make adorable squeaky noises. Cleaning a sloth Credit: AnimalistToo Remember to wash your sloths daily!   For more articles related to animals go to Animals and check out my other pages for excellent content on science, technology, history and…