Even Monkeys Use Networking to Rise in the Hierarchy

Even Monkeys Use Networking to Rise in the Hierarchy

It turns out that even in monkeys it's easier for individuals to get ahead if they are helped by a mother or sister with authority in the tribe. While some need to fight for their place, others inherit it from their mother.

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Animals - 2-Headed Alligator Takes a Stroll in Florida

2-Headed Alligator Takes a Stroll in Florida

24.07.2014057

An alligator with 2 heads is walking around Florida and sowing fear in the locals. The strange animal grabbed the attention of Justin Arnold while he was taking his dog for a walk.

Animals - Frogs Jump According to Their Environment

Frogs Jump According to Their Environment

18.07.2014054

The results of an Australian study showed that a frog's style of jump depends on its environment. Observations have determined that tree frogs reach great heights when jumping but cannot jump very far.

Animals - Fish Have Surprisingly Long Memory

Fish Have Surprisingly Long Memory

17.07.2014064

Through the experiment, the researchers managed to prove that the memory of fish is not as short as was presumed and that the creatures have much greater mental capabilities.

Animals - Chimpanzees Communicate with 19 Gestures

Chimpanzees Communicate with 19 Gestures

12.07.2014051

Chimpanzees communicate with each other using 19 combined gestures. This surprising conclusion was reached by scientists from the University of St Andrews in Scotland, who managed to interpret the gestures of the animals.

Animals - Cat Saves Child from a Fierce Dog

Cat Saves Child from a Fierce Dog

12.07.2014088

The child was riding his bicycle, when a ferocious dog suddenly threw itself at him. It knocked the child to the ground, bit down on one of his legs and tried to drag him away. Then, as if by a miracle, the house cat Tara came to the youngster's aid. . .

Animals - Elephant Cries After Being Freed

Elephant Cries After Being Freed

09.07.20140140

After suffering all kinds of tortures for a period of half a century, Raju started crying after he was at last saved by an organization fighting for the protection of animal rights.

Animals - Unbelievable Facts about Elephants you May Not Know

Unbelievable Facts about Elephants you May Not Know

04.07.2014092

Elephants are valued for their unique tusks as well as for being a religious symbol, finding presence in many rituals. A little-known fact about these majestic animals is that they can communicate with each other even using their feet.

Animals - What Our Favorite Animal Reveals about Our Character

What Our Favorite Animal Reveals about Our Character

30.06.20140192

Regardless of whether you take care of a given animal at home or just like to look at it, the fact that a particular member of the animal kingdom is your favorite reveals a part of your character.

Animals - Donkeys Comforted a Depressed Female Rhinoceros

Donkeys Comforted a Depressed Female Rhinoceros

24.06.2014071

The female rhinoceros that lives in the zoo, Manuela, became close with the donkeys there, after she was unable to coexist successfully with the goats and zebras, informs Associated Press.

Animals - The Most Curious Facts about Animals

The Most Curious Facts about Animals

20.06.2014088

Magpies are the only birds that organize funerals for the deceased of their kind. In the animal kingdom, dolphins, gorillas and elephants also mourn their dead.

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