Monkey eludes capture as it's tracked throughout Tokyo

Dec 12, 2017

Monkey eludes capture as it's tracked throughout Tokyo

A series of monkey sightings around Tokyo continued on Tuesday, as what appears to be a solo wild animal traversed eastern parts of the metropolis. Katsushika Ward used its Twitter account to keep the public updated Tuesday morning, noting the latest sighting locations and warning ...

The year of Miyazaki Island's fish-eating monkeys

Feb 3, 2016

The year of Miyazaki Island's fish-eating monkeys

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More than half a century ago, wild monkeys living on Kojima Island, Miyazaki Prefecture, drew attention for their habit of washing their food — sweet potatoes at the time — before eating them. Now, they are under the spotlight for eating fish. With 2016 being ...