Jane Goodall

Dian Fossey with gorillas. She was a pioneer in the field of primate studies and was one of the first scientists to recognize that animals have feelings.

Jane Goodall


Morgan Freeman with one of his horses

Jane Goodall

Steve McQueen and friend.

We need each other.

Jane Goodall: “I think if I had been male, I wouldn't have been pushing these anthropomorphic ideas. I was told I shouldn't have given the chimps names, that it is more scientific to number them, and that you shouldn't talk about their personalities, their minds, or their feelings because those are attributes of our own species. Fortunately, I was able to think back to the wonderful teacher I had as a child who taught me that animals do have personalities, minds, and feelings, and that was m...

To see the most awesome and inspiring story of a humpback whale being freed from fishing nets and the beautiful 'show' she performed for her 'friends' afterward to thank them for their help, watch this awe inspiring video. Brought tears to my eyes~ http://www.wimp.com/humpbackwhale/

Two beautiful women!

Buffalo in the snow - beautiful

Jane Goodall

LIFE Magazine - Jayne Mansfield & daughter Mariska Hargitay, New York, 1965. Mariska grows up to be Olivia Benson on Law & Order SVU, my fav.

jealous!!! i want to live with a simba In 1983 Tippi Hendren established the Shambala Preserve in California’s Mojave Desert, a wildlife sanctuary for lions and tigers. This lions name is Togar. He was brought to the sanctuary but had never been around any other lions. He had to live with humans or be put down. His teeth were pulled before he was brought to the sanctuary. This family took him in and loved him and he never hurt anyone.

Most people have heard of Koko, the Stanford-educated gorilla who could speak about 1000 words in American Sign Language, and understand about 2000 in English. What most people don’t know, however, is that Koko was an avid Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood fan. As Esquire reported, when Fred Rogers took a trip out to meet Koko for his show, not only did she immediately wrap her arms around him and embrace him, she did what she’d always seen him do onscreen: she proceeded to take his shoes off!

Robin Williams and family


"If you really want something, and really work hard, and take advantage of opportunities, and never give up, you will find a way." - Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall

Bonobo monkeys - playing airplane