primates Archive

The Spider Monkeys of Belize

Spider monkeys (Ateles geoffroyi) are one of the largest New World monkeys, they get their name from their tendency to stretch like a spider high up into the trees. They are easy to recognize with their …
Science News Update: June 13th

Science News Update: June 13th

This week our Ricochet Science news update features the periodic table, evolution, the fossil record, frozen mosses, and medical advances in the production of synthetic blood.  If you are looking for a way to make …