Monkeys


Wireless Brain Implants Help Paralyzed Monkeys to Walk Once Again

Wireless Brain Implants Help Paralyzed Monkeys Regain Control of Legs

Apparently, cerebral implants have allowed primates afflicted with debilitating paralysis to walk once again. This is nothing s...

Nov 10 2016, 3:25am CST

Monkeys are Creating Stone Tools Thought to be Made by Only Humans

Monkeys are Creating Stone Tools Thought to be Made by Only Humans

It seems to be the case that monkeys can make tools just like humans although on a primitive level....

Oct 20 2016, 8:08am CDT

Monkeys "Taught" To Type Shakespeare

Monkeys "Taught" To Type Shakespeare

There is an old theory about monkeys, typewriters, and Shakepeare that suggests that, with an infinite amount of time, a money...

Sep 19 2016, 4:22pm CDT

Stanford's Brain Sensing Tech Allows Monkeys to Type at 12 Words Per Minute

Stanford's Brain Sensing Tech Allows Monkeys to Type at 12 Words Per Minute

Researchers have developed a new technology that can help read brain signals directly and may also aid people with movement d...

Sep 13 2016, 7:13am CDT

Humans Can Give Monkeys Golden Staph Germs

Monkeys can acquire Staphylococcus aureus bacteria, also called golden staph, from humans, says a new study.While humans acqui...

Jul 31 2016, 10:18pm CDT

Brazilian Monkeys Have Been Using Stone Tools For At Least 700 Years

Brazilian Monkeys Have Been Using Stone Tools For At Least 700 Years

The latest research shows that Brazilian monkeys have been employing stone tools for eons. In fact, our primitive ancestors pro...

Jul 12 2016, 6:12am CDT

Monkeys Get More Selective about Companions As They Grow Older

Monkeys Get More Selective about Companions As They Grow Older

Like older humans, monkeys also get more selective in their social interactions with age, according to a new study....

Jun 25 2016, 12:41pm CDT

Monkeys Control Wheelchairs Using the Power of their Brains

Monkeys Control Wheelchairs Using the Power of their Brains

A wireless interface allows monkeys to control wheelchairs using the power of their brains....

Mar 4 2016, 7:50am CST

Red Lips Help Male Monkeys Get the Girl

Red Lips Help Male Monkeys Get the Girl

A natural reddening of the lips as they age allows mature male monkeys to keep a harem of females. And the younger powerless mo...

Dec 17 2015, 8:23am CST

Howler monkeys

Howler Monkeys: The Deeper the Call Voice, the Smaller the Testicles

A group of researchers from Cambridge University, University of Roehampton, University of Vienna, and the University of Utah ha...

Oct 23 2015, 3:52am CDT

FurReal Monkeys are the best Holiday Gift for Toddlers

FurReal Monkeys are the best Holiday Gift for Toddlers

Some serious stuffed toys animals are for sale on Amazon. They include in their repertoire FurReal Monkeys which are both cute...

Dec 12 2014, 6:09am CST

Harvard Monkeys Die

Harvard Monkeys Die

Harvard Medical School has to pay a fine of $24,000 for the deaths of four monkeys at its research lab in Southborough, Massach...

Dec 19 2013, 12:33pm CST

First Advertising Campaigns for Monkeys launched

First Advertising Campaign for Monkeys launched

Monkeys already star in commercials for humans. Now "sexy" monkeys make ads for other monkeys....

Jun 29 2011, 2:16am CDT

Monkeys Who Tried to Catch the Moon for iPhone / iPad downloads for free

Monkeys Who Tried to Catch the Moon for iPhone / iPad downloads for free

Today only, the iTunes App Store offers downloads of giftarts STUDIO's The Monkeys Who Tried to Catch the Moon for iPhone / iPo...

Jul 22 2010, 1:00pm CDT

Castrol Grease Monkeys Super Bowl Ad has a nice Twist

Castrol Grease Monkeys Super Bowl Ad has a nice Twist

I mentioned that the Castrol Edge Super Bowl 2009 commercial could be a surprise funny Super Bowl 2009 ad - and it is putting a...

Feb 1 2009, 10:09pm CST

The Future: CyBorg Monkeys controlling Robots

The Future: CyBorg Monkeys controlling Robots

BetterHumans.com has a detailed story on new neurobiology research allowing Rhesus monkeys control robot arms. Neurobiologist...

Oct 14 2003, 9:26am EST