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On this page, you will find fun, useful and interesting APPS for your mobile device.  Check back for the latest updates.

Apps to Help Make Wise Palm Oil Choices

Posted by on Oct 30, 2016 in Apps and FUN | Comments Off on Apps to Help Make Wise Palm Oil Choices

Apps to Help Make Wise Palm Oil Choices

      Below are IOS apps to help make good shopping choices to reduce purchasing items containing Palm Oil, or to buy items using sustainably farmed Palm Oil. And, a game that helps show the impacts on Orangutans by the choices we make. All are available at the iTunes App Store for free.           Sustainable Palm Oil Shopping App         Palm Smart App         POD-Palm Oil Detection App         Game: Don’t Touch the Orangutan App  ...

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Are You Smarter Than a Chimp?

Posted by on Oct 29, 2016 in Apps and FUN | Comments Off on Are You Smarter Than a Chimp?

Are You Smarter Than a Chimp?

Ayumu is a 7-year-old chimpanzee… Can you beat Ayumu in this memory test?   Inoue and Matsuzawa from Kyoto University used the ‘limited-hold memory task’ to show that their chimps can out-perform college students. Watch the ABC News story here. Watch Ayumu, then take the test below to see if your memory is as good as a chimp’s!           Click here to take the TEST. For more information, visit:  Chimpanzee Research Institute, Kyoto Univ   Share this:Click to share on Facebook...

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Chimps Should Be Chimps!

Posted by on Aug 8, 2015 in Apps and FUN | Comments Off on Chimps Should Be Chimps!

Chimps Should Be Chimps!

Chimps Should Be Chimps is a free iPad interactive storybook presented by Lincoln Park Zoo’s Project ChimpCARE and Manning Productions. Meet Poe and Lulu, the zoo’s oldest old chimp and his granddaughter. Curious Lulu knows Poe didn’t always live in the zoo: what was life like when he was a tyke? As Poe traces his history, he reveals the hidden hardships of his childhood in entertainment and shares the joy he finds in his new home. The story celebrates the delights of swinging, climbing trees, being with family, and following Poe’s motto:...

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GRASP Launches apeAPP to Promote Mobile Conservation

Posted by on Feb 15, 2014 in Apps and FUN | Comments Off on GRASP Launches apeAPP to Promote Mobile Conservation

GRASP Launches apeAPP to Promote Mobile Conservation

  The apeAPP, an innovative mobile phone application that offers the public direct access to field projects that protect chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans and bonobos in Africa and Asia, was launched today by the Great Apes Survival Partnership (GRASP) at the Mobile East Africa 2014 conference in Nairobi, Kenya.   The apeAPP is available free to download from both the iTunes store and Google Play, and is configured for the iPhone, iPad, and Android phones and tablets. Through exciting, colorful graphics, photo galleries,...

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