Category Archives: Animal news

Animal news: woodpeckers in Central Park

Thanks to West Side Rag, we’ve got these two close-ups.

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Animal news: absolutely insane numbers

Harper’s Index enjoys shocking me with numbers related to human and other behaviors. Sometimes the numbers are sort of sad, but a lot of the time they’re sort of nuts. Here, from February 2022 are numbers about pets. And, of … Continue reading

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Weird findings about monkeys and their relations

From Harper’s April 2022 Findings: A pharmacologically administered liver enzyme was found to halve ethanol consumption among alcoholic vervet monkeys, macaques in Virginia failed to wean themselves off heroin and cocaine, and a new population of whitehanded gibbons was discovered … Continue reading

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