Ebola Killing Large Portion Of Ape Population
Experts estimate Ebola has wiped out one-third of the world's gorillas and chimpanzees.By Madison Burke | January 23, 2015
We've seen the devastation Ebola has inflicted upon the people of West Africa, but a different population has been hit hard as well.
This shouldn't necessarily come as a surprise. Humans, gorillas, and chimpanzees are all similar genetically, so it makes sense that we're susceptible to many of the same diseases. (Video Via BBC)