Chimp escape artists climb up branch to escape zoo enclosure

Tech 10-2-2019 Mashable 46
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A group of radical liberationist chimpanzees attempted to break free from their enclosure at the Belfast Zoo in Belfast, Northern Ireland this Saturday. The chimps used a branch as a form of "primate ladder" to climb out of their enclosure and into freedom. 

At least one chimp successfully escaped to another wall, only to return to their enclosure shortly after.

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At least some of the escape was caught on video by zoo visitors.

Zookeepers argued that the zoo enclosure had been weakened by a recent storm, allowing the chimps to escape. Read more...

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