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The remains of an indigenous Mexican woman who joined the circus in 1854 as the "Ape Woman" are buried in her hometown of Sinaloa, Mexico. NBCNews.com's Dara Brown reports. (NBCNews.com)
At the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., some of the primates have fallen in love with iPads – part of the zoo's efforts to enrich the lives of endangered animals. NBC's Tom Costello reports (Nightly News)
A college student captures some special 'monkeying' around at an ape exhibit in England. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports. (TODAY)
Researchers at a zoo in Belgium found that matriarchal bonobos performed better than patriarchal chimpanzees at a mental test. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports. (TODAY)
The skull of a tree-climbing ape that dates back about 20 million years is discovered in the remnants of an extinct volcano in Uganda. TODAY.com's Dara Brown reports. (TODAY)
Suryia, one of four orangutans at the Tiger's Preserve in South Carolina, first found fame by befriending a dog. Now, the 7-year-old ape shows off his remarkable swimming skills on TODAY.