In the Jungle With the Gorilla Whisperer

When sneaking up on a silverback gorilla, you want to be quiet and careful. That's a lesson I learned here in the jungle of the Central African Republic from Angelique Todd, who spends nearly every day of her life with a family of gorillas. On one particular morning, we were just a few feet from a roughly 500-pound, six-foot-long wild animal, who was alternately daydreaming and nodding off. "He's sleeping," said Todd. "[The silverback] is the dominant male. So the male gorillas develop this...Full Story
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