The thermal-imaging expertise of astronomers helped researchers find the great apes in the hot, humid jungles of Borneo
Dubbed ‘Hope,’ the orangutan was blinded by gunshots to her eyes. She also sustained bone fractures and had been stabbed with a sharp tool.
Mothers waited several minutes before alerting offspring to potential predators, pointing toward capacity for displaced referencing
The primates take a while to wean their young
A historical birth of a male Bornean orangutan, the first in 25 years, took place in Washington, D.C.