No Room For African Apes

No Room For African Apes

No room for African apes. That appears to be the verdict of a new study published in the journal Diversity and Distributions predicts massive range declines of Africa’s great apes – gorillas, chimpanzees, and bonobos – due to the impacts of climate change, land-use...
Travel Changes Everyday Lives

Travel Changes Everyday Lives

Much of this blog was drawn from a conversation with Dr. Rick Quinn on our Talking Apes podcast, and from his wonderful book, Just Like Us: A Veterinarian’s Visual Memoir of Our Vanishing Great Ape Relatives. One of my favorite quotes is from Saint Augustine, “The...
EARTH DAY – “It does not take  “everyone on Earth”

EARTH DAY – “It does not take  “everyone on Earth”

  Does it take everyone on Earth to commit to making this a more sustainable livable home? I’m beginning to think not. We know that it does not take “everyone on Earth” to bring justice and peace, but only a small, determined group who will not give...
Travel with GLOBIO — Why Travel?

Travel with GLOBIO — Why Travel?

For someone who has spent the majority of their life traveling, the first time you hear a question like, ‘Why travel?’ it comes as such a ridiculous shock that you’re stunned to articulate an answer. You stumble through an awkwardly assembled collection of...