Lisa O’Bryan

Uncovering the Secrets of Chimpanzee Communication

I have spent the past five years studying how chimpanzees communicate with one another. In doing so, I often find myself in situations where, for months on end, I spend more time with chimps than I do with people. While ...

Uncovering the Secrets of Chimpanzee Communication

I have spent the past five years studying how chimpanzees communicate with one another. In doing so, I often find myself in situations where, for months on end, I spend more time with chimps than I do with people. While ...

Uncovering the Secrets of Chimpanzee Communication

I have spent the past five years studying how chimpanzees communicate with one another. In doing so, I often find myself in situations where, for months on end, I spend more time with chimps than I do with people. While ...

“You’re It!”: Alpha Male Seeks Out Hidden Chimp

Lisa O’Bryan is in Gombe National Park in Tanzania, where Jane Goodall began the first studies of chimps in the wild. Lisa is in the forest to try to better understand the calls chimps make, to help discover just ...

Hunger Games: One Chimp’s Thrilling Monkey Hunt

Lisa O’Bryan is in Gombe National Park in Tanzania, where Jane Goodall began the first studies of chimps in the wild. Lisa is in the forest to try to better understand the calls chimps make, to help discover just ...

Gombe 2013: The Case of the Missing Chimps

Lisa O’Bryan is in Gombe National Park in Tanzania, where Jane Goodall began the first studies of chimps in the wild. Lisa is in the forest to try to better understand the calls chimps make, to help discover just ...

Photo Diary: A Day in the Life of a Chimpanzee Researcher

Lisa O’Bryan is in Gombe National Park in Tanzania, where Jane Goodall began the first studies of chimps in the wild. Lisa is in the forests trying to better understand the calls chimps make, to help discover just where ...

Chimps Chow Down on Spring Bouquets

Lisa O’Bryan is in Gombe National Park in Tanzania, where Jane Goodall began the first studies of chimps in the wild. Lisa is in the forests trying to better understand the calls chimps make, to help discover just where ...

Dislocation: My Transition Back to Gombe National Park

Lisa O’Bryan is in Gombe National Park in Tanzania, where Jane Goodall began the first studies of chimps in the wild. Lisa will be heading into the forests to try to better understand the calls chimps make, to help ...