Athletic gibbon

I’ve always been fascinated by the gibbon’s mode of locomotion. It swings from branch to branch using mainly its ridiculously long arms. It is called brachiation. Here’s a short clip I recorded today of a male black crested gibbon (Nomascus concolor) brachiating:

His voice is great as well.
(Szeged Zoo)


Revelation in a watermelon

Having seen Michael Jackson and the Virgin Mary in tree stumps,  this one here is refreshingly funny: