Posted July 24, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

It is estimated that 3 billion people in the world wear flip flops. Since they don't last forever they end up in landfills, and worse, in the oceans. The Indian Ocean alone washes many millions of discarded flip flops onto the beaches around Kenya. Artists there have been taking the old footwear and re-purposing them into usable objects -- most fantastically into beautiful animal sculptures.

Posted July 22, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

Humans aren't the only ones who experience precious family moments.

Posted June 6, 2018 by Ron Callari

Reality stars are a dime a dozen. However when they enhance their star-power with the power of the people, namely attracting millions of followers on social media — then you’re talking about them ascending to another realm of celebrity.

Posted May 31, 2018 by Ron Callari

A while back I questioned whether or not animals could laugh and cry? Research indicates they can — but with reservation. Some behaviorists indicate animals have a difficult time with the “incongruity theory.” This is the supposition that humor becomes evident when a being reacts to the inconsistency between what one expects to happen and what actually does happen.

Posted May 29, 2018 by Creature Features

A sweet-toothed troop of monkeys in Lopburi, Thailand, was recorded robbing durian fruit from the open bed of a pickup truck stuck in heavy traffic.

Posted April 11, 2018 by Creature Features

The mummified remains of a monkey found by workers renovating the old Dayton's Department Store in Minneapolis has historians scratching their heads.

Posted February 13, 2018 by Rebecca West

While the number of animals confined for testing has significantly dropped in recent years, there are still many waiting for release. Find out what one artistic chimp's been doing since being freed.

Posted January 31, 2018 by Laurie Kay Olson

Even monkeys have the good taste to catch snowflakes on their tongues.