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March 26, 2015
Post from the President--Working for a Reward

Chimpanzees will "work" a little harder for a special reward, zoo scientists have found. But how do gorillas respond to a token-exchange system? President and CEO Kevin Bell has the details.

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March 26, 2015
Post from the President--Working for a Reward

Chimpanzees will "work" a little harder for a special reward, zoo scientists have found. But how do gorillas respond to a token-exchange system? President and CEO Kevin Bell has the details.

March 26, 2015
Groom Service, Macaque-Style

Two of the zoo’s new Japanese snow monkeys socialize on a sunny (but still snowy) spring day at Regenstein Macaque Forest.

March 25, 2015
Nine Primates Move to Chicago
March 25, 2015
The Eyes Have It

Can you ID the nocturnal animal with glowing eyes in this motion-triggered camera-trap photo?

March 25, 2015
Oh, It's Ono

Female snow monkey Ono was the first to splash in the hot spring at Regenstein Macaque Forest. Meet all the macaques with our special feature!

March 24, 2015
Seeing the Bright Side

One nice thing about a little snow is that it provides a beautiful backdrop for our trumpeter swan at the Waterfowl Lagoon!

March 24, 2015
Eugene Field of Dreams

Who was Eugene Field? And how does an enchanting, winged woman at the zoo honor his poetic legacy?

March 23, 2015
Test Your Urban Wildlife ID Skills

Can you ID the nocturnal animal in this camera-trap photo taken by the zoo’s Urban Wildlife Institute (UWI) team?

March 20, 2015
The First Monkey Enters the Touch-Screen Booth

Female snow monkey Mito ventured into Regenstein Macaque Forest's touch-screen booth on the first day it was open! Research Scientist Katie Cronin, Ph.D., shares the exciting milestone for the exhibit's voluntary cognitive research program.

March 20, 2015
Photo of the Week: March 20

Here's a close look at chimpanzee Hank for our ‪ ‎Photo of the Week‬! This big male leads the chimpanzee group at Regenstein Center for African Apes.

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