Orangutangs 'found on ground'
The famously tree-loving orang-utan may in fact spend more time than previously thought on the ground. Dr Julia P Myatt, lecturer in behavioural ecology at the University of Birmingham explains the new findings.
Apes 'may video chat' on iPads
Conservationists at a Milwaukee zoo have introduced orangutans to iPads, and hope one day they could even be able to make video calls.
Orangutan genome 'evolved slowly'
Scientists have released a draft sequence of the orang-utan genome, revealing intriguing clues to the evolution of great apes and humans.
Fire hose donated to orang-utans
Orang-utans in Indonesia are being helped to prepare to return to the wild thanks to old fire hose donated by Cambridgeshire Fire Service.