Monkey with stylish winter coat spotted at Toronto Ikea

Visitors to an Ikea in Toronto had to finish their Christmas shopping with some unexpected company this past weekend. A small, but stylish, monkey wearing a shearling-like winter coat was found on the loose and alone in the store's parking lot after escaping the confines of its owner's cage. The monkey was eventually… » 12/10/12 6:30am 12/10/12 6:30am

So this new species of monkey looks exactly like Alan Tudyk

It's not every day that scientists identify a brand new species of mammal. Rarer still is a confirmed discovery of a new species of primate — the mammalian order that encompasses humans, monkeys and apes. Now, for only the second time in 28 years, a new species of monkey has been identified in Africa. » 9/13/12 12:08pm 9/13/12 12:08pm

Monkeys put up a "Don't Disturb" sign with their hands

Some monkeys in a British zoo have been getting up to some very unusual behavior. They cover their eyes with their hands when the Sun isn't even shining down on them, and they keep their eyes open the whole time, suggesting this isn't a physical reaction but actually a form of social interaction. The zookeepers… » 2/08/11 1:50pm 2/08/11 1:50pm