Learn about the weirdest monkey species! | ‘The Funkiest Monkeys’ PBS
The alpha monkey is referred to by the name of “Tarzan.” Tarzan has exclusive access to all ... For Nature, Fred Kaufman is executive producer. The Funkiest Monkeys is a co-production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC and BBC in association with WNET.
How Tarzan created Jane Goodall and how Goodall then repaid the favor
The woman we know as Jane Goodall ... names like human beings, not scientific objects, as Goodall will do later. The group is a "tribe," part of "a species closely allied to the gorilla, yet more intelligent." Kala, the female ape who will become Tarzan's ...
Favorite people: Did Tarzan's Cheetah just die, or is this some kind of monkey business?
... alongside Johnny Weissmuller in some early Tarzan films. But while Debbie Cobb, who helps run the Suncoast Primate Sanctuary, says her grandparents acquired Cheetah -- if that was his real name -- in 1960 from Weissmuller, she also said any ...
More than 1,000 wild monkeys descended from animals introduced after TARZAN was filmed 74 years ago sweep across Florida
A huge population of wild monkeys is sweeping across Florida after being introduced during the filming of TARZAN. There are now thought to be 1,000 Rhesus monkeys roaming the sunshine state - all descended from three males and females released together in ...
What ‘Tarzan of the Apes’ Wrought on Modern-Day Florida
inspired no doubt by the Tarzan hoopla. He figured that monkeys would be interesting to the tourists and increase his business along the river. So, Colonel Tooey imported a few hundred of these primates and set them loose on Devil's Elbow. What Tooey didn ...