Apes, Robots and Men: The Life and Death of the First Space Chimp

By Alice Gorman, Flinders University On January 31, 1961, an intrepid chimpanzee called Ham was launched on a rocket from Cape Canaveral in the United States, and returned to Earth alive. In this process, he became the first hominin in … Continue reading Apes, Robots and Men: The Life and Death of the First Space Chimp