Robots to the rescue at international trials in Florida

As a squat, red-and-black robot nicknamed CHIMP gingerly pushed open a spring-loaded door a gust of wind swooped down onto the track at the Homestead-Miami Speedway and slammed the door shut, eliciting a collective sigh of disappointment from the audience.

Pictures clicked by chimp to fetch 70,000 pounds

A collection of blurry photos taken by a chimp, touted as his "take on the world", is expected to fetch up to a whopping 70,000 pounds at an auction in London.

MJ`s pet chimp Bubbles abandoned by his family

Michael Jackson`s pet chimp Bubbles, who was once the most pampered and powerful primate in pop, has now been abandoned by the singer`s family.

Human brain bigger than chimp`s from foetal stage

Human brain is larger than that of their chimp cousins from the foetal stage itself, says the first ever study to track and compare their brain growths.

Untold story of Michael Jackson and his pet chimp to be aired

Late singer Michael Jackson shared a special bond with his pet chimpanzee Bubbles. A special programme telling the story of their friendship is set to be aired on Animal Planet.