Do Monkeys Peel Bananas?

Do Monkeys Peel Bananas?

If you google how to peel a banana, you might be left scratching your head from so many options. Wikihow, a famous publication featuring how-to articles, describes 8 ways how to peel a banana. One of them includes twisting the banana skin as you would do with a wet towel. Seriously?! And ever since we…

Do Monkeys Have Chins?

Do Monkeys Have Chins?

When you think of what makes us humans unique, having a chin may come to mind. However, that forward-pointing part of the face below the mouth has been bugging scientists for years. By the way, a jaw isn’t just the lower part of the face: It’s that little piece of bone extending from the jaw. …

Do Monkeys Kiss?

Do Monkeys Kiss?

We have been taught that kissing is something you do when saying hello and goodbye, when dating potential suitors, or when in a relationship.  Touch with the lips as a sign of love, sexual desire, respect, or greeting is something well familiar in humans, but what’s the situation when it comes to monkeys? Do monkeys…

Do Monkeys Sweat?

Do Monkeys Sweat?

To cool down from excessive heat, many animals will pant, increase skin blood flow, and in a small percentage of mammal species, sweat. Sweat, that messy, smelly, salty liquid produced by skin glands is not unique only to humans. If so, do monkeys sweat? Yes, monkeys sweat, just like humans. Some Old World monkey species,…