Humans, baboons share cumulative culture ability

Baboons are capable of cumulative culture - the ability to build up knowledge over generations - thought to be limited to humans until now, a new study has found.

Don't play with monkeys, baboons: Goa's Ebola advisory

The Goa health authorities have advised people "not to play with monkeys and baboons" for fear of contracting the Ebola virus.

Angry baboons attack Ryan Giggs` dad during family holiday

Ryan Giggs` father was recently attacked by angry baboons, while he tried to film them on holiday with his family.

Baboons groom each other early morning for favors: Study

A new study has revealed that baboons groom each other early in the morning so that they would be favored through the rest of the day.

Baboons understand numbers like humans

Apes and humans not only share traits such as opposable thumbs, expressive faces and social systems, they also have in common the ability to understand numbers, researchers say.

Baboons can count just like humans

A new study with a troop of zoo baboons and lots of peanuts shows that the ability to understand numbers is shared by man and his primate cousins.