Talking Apes

Join us for our conservation conversations with ape experts and enthusiasts from around the world

Talking Apes Podcast

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Talking Apes Podcast is GLOBIO’s latest initiative to spread awareness about the issues facing apes in the wild. Each month, we’ll be chatting with ape experts, enthusiasts, and conservationists from around to world. From research to outreach, our guests are at the forefront of conservation for our wild primate cousins. Join us each month as we unpack the plight of primates, piece by piece. 

Catch up on previous episodes and see our lineup for future segments below, you can also follow us through Apple Podcasts & Spotify!

Upcoming Guests on Talking Apes

April 20th 2021: Dr. Aleah Bowie

Through the emerging field of Conservation Psychology, Dr. Aleah Bowie of Duke University is learning how humans become more aware of conservation issues and how this ultimately can lead to behavior change that benefits all wildlife.

Read more about Dr. Bowie’s work 

May 4th 2021: Colleen Reed

We first welcomed Colleen Reed, orangutan enthusiast to the show in December 2020, she’ll be joining us again to discuss her work with the primates at the Oregon Zoo and how that’s taken her back and forth to Borneo to volunteer and help train staff at the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation (BOS). 

Do you know someone who would be great on Talking Apes? Send us a message to with their name and contact info! 

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Your Support gives Apes a Voice

Help us share and amplify their voices with a tax-deductible donation to GLOBIO! At just $10 per month, your gifts will help us offset the production costs and hosting fees so we can continue bringing in more expert guests, while opening up opportunities to exclusive content and perks! 

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