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Rather than focusing on how similar humans are to chimpanzees, can more be learned by examining how we're different?
A study in Nature finds that gorillas are more like humans than previously thought.
Ira talks with primatologist Jane Goodall, 50 years after her first encounters with the chimpanzees of the Gombe.
There's research on whales singing and birds dancing, but what about monkeys and apes? In this segment, we'll look at the musical abilities of our fellow primates.
Dian Fossey’s classic account of her fieldwork is on the reading list this month.
A look at the psychology of taste and smell - and why it can make those holiday ...
Jeff Potter, author of Cooking for Geeks, dishes up a few cooking hacks for Turk...
With the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade less than a week away, it’s crunch time ...
Robert Sabin grew a 1000-pound pumpkin in his Long Island backyard.
You've survived the big family Thanksgiving get-together -- but now the winter h...
\tIt's crunch time for the 'balloonatics' at Macy's Parade Studio. The balloons themselves, which are designed and fabricated in a warehouse in New Jersey, are getting their final checkup before the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. John Piper and Jim Artle take us around the studio and spill the secrets of inflation, explain how to calculate whether your balloon will float, and explain why the balloons look better after a little time in the sun.