The adult Francois langur has a distinctively tall and pointed crest of black hair on its head. The fur is black with white lines from the corners of the mouth, across the cheeks to the ears, but the infants’ fur is pale ginger-orange!
This is Japan’s odd couple… The monkeys ride on the capybara’s backs and kiss the world’s largest rodents, who tolerate their tricks. But in the wild, their paths do not cross — capybara’s live on river banks while the monkeys live in forests.
During a dangerous factory explosion in China, a monkey was recorded on camera saving a puppy from the explosion site. He held the dog as he ran out of the factory. If animals can instinctively show compassion and kindness to each other, so can we. My heart melted....
Chimpanzees are our closest relatives, with whom we share 99 percent of our DNA. We are more closely related to chimps than chimps are to gorillas. Humans didn't evolve "from" chimps. Rather both species evolved from separate ape like species. Those who coined the term "evolved from" chimps or monkeys, or those who still don't differenciate between apes and monkeys are highly misinformed.