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Brutal truth of baboon sex
Times Live South Africa

Brutal truth of baboon sex

Baboons don't monkey around when it comes to domestic violence. Males eager to father their own offspring not only kill youngsters fathered by others, they also attack pregnant females, causing them to miscarry. They then mate with the mothers of ... Times Live South Africa, 2 days ago
Why male baboons go ape and attack pregnant females Times Live South Africa, 3 days ago

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Decoded: Why male baboons commit domestic violence

4 Min ago 0 0 New York: Scarcity of food or other resources may drive some baboon males to attack and kill infants of their own kind, a study has found. The findings showed that some baboon males vying for a chance to father their own ...
 India Online.in3 days ago Why Baboon Males Resort To Domestic Violence  Eurasia Review21 hours ago

City of Tshwane official allegedly calls workers baboons

An official in the City of Tshwane's offices in Centurion allegedly called workers in the electricity department baboons, and they have since embarked on a strike. According to the South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU), this particular ... days ago Racism: Tshwane official accused of calling workers ka**rs & baboons  All4Women2 days ago City of Tshwane workers lodge compliant over alleged racial slurs by acting director  SA Labour News2 days ago City of Tshwane workers up in arms over alleged racial slurs  News243 days ago

Study explores why male baboons become domestic abusers

Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Why do some male baboons commit domestic abuse? Simply put: they're desperate. In any given year, most male baboons won't commit violence against females. But domestic abuse does happen, and new research suggests it is more ...
 UPI4 days ago Male birth control shows promise in baboon study  Arabstoday.net1 month ago

Here's Why Baboon Males Get Violent And Kill Infants

CAPETOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - JULY 2 : A mother baboon carries her baby on her back July 2, 2010 in Capetown, South Africa. Urbanization is believed to be the main reason for the loss of the natural baboon habitat and increasing conflict between baboons ...
 ITechPost2 days ago Baboons Can Make Human-Like Vowel Sounds Previously Thought To Be Impossible  NatureWorldNews.com5 days ago Can baboons make human-like vowel sounds?  Christian Science Monitor1 week ago Hearing voices: Baboon calls contain evidence of origins of human language, say scientists!  Zee News1 week ago
Uganda Daily Monitor

Baboon invades village, injures child in Lamwo

By LAMWO: A 13-year-old boy is nursing injuries at St Joseph's Hospital in Kitgum District after he sustained injuries from an arrow following a confrontation between residents and a baboon. The baboon made a surprise incursion into Tumanun ...
 Uganda Daily Monitor1 week ago Uganda: Boy Injured After Baboon Throws Villager's Arrow Back  AllAfrica.com1 week ago Baboon shot dead after injuring 13-year-old boy  Uganda Daily Monitor1 week ago Uganda: Baboon Invades Village, Injures Child in Lamwo  Africa-News.info1 week ago

Facts About Baboons

Baboons are some of the most identifiable of the monkey world. They have tufts of hair on either side of their faces and large, hairless bottoms that can turn red. These old-world monkeys also do not have prehensile tails like some other monkeys, ...
 LiveScience.com1 day ago Baboons and rhesus monkeys are as good at maths as CHILDREN, study finds  Brief days ago Male baboons found to engage in feticide  PhysOrg.com4 days ago Baboons yak 'wahoo,' make vowel-like sounds like humans, suggesting speech may date back 25 million years  Japan Times1 week ago

Why the human voice is so versatile

What is it that gives us a voice? Credit: Shutterstock/Sergey Nivens Macaques and baboons two distantly related primates are able to produce a similar range of voice-like sounds to humans. In fact, many animals convey basic information using ...
 PhysOrg.com3 days ago Scientists hear traces of humans language in baboon calls  San Francisco Chronicle1 week ago Scientists hear voice of ancient humans in baboon calls  Austin American Statesman1 week ago Baboons help trace evolution of human voice  Bangalore Mirror1 week ago
New Scientist

Baboons recorded making key sounds found in human speech

(Before It's News) Baboons recorded making key sounds found in human speech (New Scientist) The team discovered that male and female baboons each produce four vowel-like sounds. Females produce one that males don't, and vice versa, so in ...
 Before It's News4 days ago Baboons Can Make Sounds Found in Human Speech  The Scientist1 week ago
Melbourne Age

Scientists are building an animal flatulence database

Do baboons pass wind? What about salamanders? Millipedes? These questions sound like the sort Bart Simpson might have asked to derail science class. But real-life scientists are now taking to Twitter to provide answers. So far, they've created a ...
 Melbourne Age1 week ago
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