A gorilla holds her newborn infant.  (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images

Study: Humans Burn Half The Calories As Other Mammals

According to a new study, humans and other primates burn half as many calories each day compared to other mammals.


A Cariblanco Capuchin monkey (Cebus capucinus) hangs on the back of its mother at the zoo in Cali, Valle del Cauca, Colombia. (Photo credit LUIS ROBAYO/AFP/Getty Images)

UGA Research Monkeys Will Be Retired

Atlanta (WAOK/AJC) — Through science, even animals are afforded retirement. Seven Capuchin monkeys are being given the chance to retire to a primate sanctuary in Gainesville, Florida after being utilized for the past 17 years […]