Orangutans


More Than 100,000 Bornean Orangutans Killed in 16 Years, Study Finds

More Than 100,000 Bornean Orangutans Killed in 16 Years, Study Finds

The new study reveals that about half of the orangutans found on Borneo disappeared between 1999 and 2015...

Feb 18 2018, 12:25pm CST

Tinder for Orangutans Allows Female Apes to Find Mate

Orangutan Will Use Tinder to Find Her Mate

A zoo in the Netherlands is to allow orangutans to find their mates via an app on the Internet service that is like Tinder....

Feb 1 2017, 5:55am CST

Scientists Stunned to Find Huge Population of Endangered Sumatran Orangutans

Scientists Stunned to Find Huge Population of Endangered Sumatran Orangutans

A detailed survey found more than 14,000 orangs in the wild - 8,000 more than previously estimated....

Mar 6 2016, 2:07am CST