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  • Chimpanzees mourn their dead like humans do, research finds

    Chimpanzees mourn their dead like humans do, research finds
    Some chimpanzees seem to grieve similarly to humans in the face of a fellow chimp's death, two new studies have found, appearing to comfort the dying, experience trauma after death and have trouble letting go. The research, published Monday in the...
  • 'Bad Penny,' 'Suddenly Last Summer,' 'Desert Sunrise' and 'Just Like White People'

    'Bad Penny,' 'Suddenly Last Summer,' 'Desert Sunrise' and 'Just Like White People'
    "A bad penny always turns up" is a platitude that packs an unexpected existential punch, at least in the sardonic world of New York playwright Mac Wellman. In Wellman's Obie Award-winning short play, the titular "Bad Penny" opens a portal to the...
  • 'The Face on Your Plate: The Truth About Food,' by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

    'The Face on Your Plate: The Truth About Food,' by Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson
    Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson wants to help all meat eaters wake up from the dream of denial they are experiencing. He wants to prepare us for what he describes as a "transformative moment," when we look at the meat or animal product on our plate (fish, fowl,...
  • 'Hope for Animals in Their World' by Jane Goodall; 'Dawn Light' by Diane Ackerman

    'Hope for Animals in Their World' by Jane Goodall; 'Dawn Light' by Diane Ackerman
    Hope for Animals and Their World How Endangered Species Are Being Rescued From the Brink Jane Goodall Grand Central: 378 pp., $27.99 Dawn Light Dancing With Cranes and Other Ways to Start the Day Diane Ackerman W.W. Norton: 240 pp., $23.95...
  • F. Clark Howell, 81; redefined anthropology

    F. Clark Howell, the UC Berkeley anthropologist who altered the landscape of his discipline irrevocably by adding a broad spectrum of modern sciences to the traditional "stones and bones" approach of the past, died March 10 at his home in Berkeley....
  • Chimp's Owner Recounts Latest In String Of Tragedies

    Stone walls line the roads of this city's historic Scofieldtown section, a picturesque community with spacious homes and sprawling yards. A "No Trespassing" sign on a decorative iron gate at the front of a long wooded driveway stops the florist from...
  • Jane Goodall in the wilds of Beverly Hills

     
    Comedian Craig Ferguson pretty much got it right Friday night at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel, when he told the folks at the Jane Goodall Institute’s global leadership awards: "It’s nice to be here with people who actually do things rather than just...
  • Thursday's TV Talk Shows: Martha Stewart is a guest on 'Rachel Ray' and Rachel Ray is a guest on 'The View'

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 8 - 14 in PDF format This week's TV Movies The Early Show John Cusack. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS Today Author Ali Vincent ('Believe It, Be It'). (N) 7......
  • Charla Nash, the woman mauled by a 200-pound chimpanzee, is unveiled on 'Oprah Winfrey'

     
    Charla Nash, the Stamford, Conn., woman mauled by a 200-pound chimpanzee on Feb. 16, appeared on "The Oprah Winfrey Show" today. During the interview, Nash willingly removed her veiled hat that normally covers her face to avoid scaring people, revealing.....
  • Friday's TV Highlights: Steve Carrell stars in 'The 40-Year-Old Virgin'

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Nov. 22 - 28 in PDF format This week's TV Movies ARE YOU EXPERIENCED? Steve Carell ("The Office") is "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" in this hilarious yet heartfelt 2005 comedy, at......
  • Friday's Highlights: Lisa Kudrow traces her family tree

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of March 14 - 20 in PDF format This week's TV Movies 'Who Do You Think You Are?' In this new episode Lisa Kudrow travels to Belarus to uncover her family......