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Evening with the experts: The curious case of the cold Mouse lemur 4/30/15

Lemurs are the most endangered mammal on the planet. Learn what we are doing to change that. Delve deeper into the Duke Lemur Center and join us for our ¬†“Evening with the Experts” seminar series. Each session will highlight one of the many components of the DLC’s important work. All proceeds will benefit the work […]



Models Predict Where Lemurs Will Go as Climate Warms

Climate Change Could Squeeze Lemurs Into Smaller Ranges by 2080 Robin Smith February 18, 2015, Durham, NC —¬†Anticipated climate changes in coming decades are likely to leave a lot of Madagascar’s lemurs looking for new places to live. A new study predicts where the cat-like primates are likely to seek refuge if average temperatures throughout […]



Zoboomafoo’s Fifth Granddaughter Born at Duke

March 2, 2015 — A little more than two months after the TV-star lemur known as Zoboomafoo died at age 20, his fifth grandbaby — a girl — has been born at the Duke Lemur Center. Her name is Isabella, and she’s doing great. Her grandfather’s real name was Jovian, and his legacy lives on […]