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Chantek, the orangutan who used sign language, dies at 39

An orangutan who was one of the first apes to learn sign language has died [...]

August 8, 2017 | Read more

The intelligence of Great Apes

Now that I have just read this excellent article by the biologist Fernando Reinach, in [...]

August 1, 2017 | Read more

Argentine judge refuses to transfer orangutan Sandra to Great Apes Sanctuary of Sorocaba, Brazil

After several months of management, and in view of the documentation required for the transfer [...]

July 18, 2017 | Read more

Nemley Jr.’s Life Was Saved in a Daring Raid. Why Did He Die Just a Few Months Later?

Dear friends, I wrote to you a few months ago about Nemley Jr., a baby [...]

July 11, 2017 | Read more

Chimps’ strength secrets explained

By Paul Rincon (Science Editor – BBC News) The greater strength of chimpanzees, relative to [...]

July 3, 2017 | Read more

We need to talk about spending time with our families in zoos…

The force of events brings me back to this subject: why, in 2017, do we [...]

June 15, 2017 | Read more
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Historic meeting (2013)
August 29, 2013 was a historic day for GAP Project in Brazil and worldwide, with the visit of Peter Singer, one of GAP’s founder, to GAP Sanctuary in Sorocaba.
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