The search is underway to find the source of the virus responsible for the current outbreak of Ebola haemorrhagic fever in Gabon. As with previous epidemics there seems to be a link with primates. Searching for the cause of the first outbreak in Gabon in 1994, investigators were told ofRead More →

The spider monkey is an adorable little creature with large eyes and gangly limbs. It’s native to the regions of Mexico that boast tropical rainforests and woodland. You’re quite likely to catch a glimpse of these adorable animals in the southern stretches of Mexico and, as they tend to hang outRead More →