04 Apr '11, 9pm

Amazing images of Orangutans Swimming

Amazing images of Orangutans Swimming

As usual, Mother Nature has some tricks up her sleeve. These images show that when orangutans want or need something badly, they will swim – albeit not quite at olympian levels! Some may even argue about whether this truly constitutes 'swimming', but when we first learned to swim, we exhibited some of these same behaviors. The researchers' definition of [orangutans] swimming is "locomotion through water with no supports, making use of the buoyancy of the water to support them at least partially."

Full article: http://www.environmentalgraffiti.com/animals/news-amazing...

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