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Macca furious over NASA’s animal testing


August 27th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 27 (ANI): Animal-lover Paul McCartney is upset with experts at NASA for allegedly funding science experiments on monkeys.'The Beatles' legend is urging the U.S. space agency's bosses to withdraw ... Read more...

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Paul asks NASA to stop animal testing


August 26th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Beatles Superstar Sir Paul McCartney and NASA have a strong relationship but right now they are involved in some monkey business. The Former Beatle is ... Read more...

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Spider monkeys invent medicated body scratchers


August 1st, 2009 - 2:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, August 1 (ANI): A new study has reported that wild spider monkeys have invented a new tool, namely crushed and chewed leaves, which serve as body scratchers that can release medicinal ... Read more...

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Like humans, monkeys too are adept in the art of deceiving


June 19th, 2009 - 2:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 19 (ANI): Intentional deceit is not just restricted to humans, monkeys too can con others in order to get food, says a new study.According to Federica Amici and colleagues of ... Read more...

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Spider monkeys also diet to avoid obesity


May 22nd, 2009 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 22 (IANS) In the wild, spider monkeys restrict their daily protein intake in a similar way to humans in order to avoid obesity, suggesting common evolutionary origins. Annika Felton, a ... Read more...

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Monkeys and humans share ‘diet control’ habits


May 20th, 2009 - 12:27 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 20 (ANI): In a new research, behavioural ecologists working in Bolivia have found that wild spider monkeys control their diets in a similar way to humans, contrary to what has ... Read more...

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Just like humans, other mammals too keep a distance from close relatives


May 28th, 2008 - 1:11 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 28 (ANI): With egos clashing every now and then, family feuds are not so uncommon in households. But if you think humans are the only one caught in the ... Read more...

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