Orangutans Might Play Games With Zoo Guests

The University of Melbourne is developing new electronic games to mentally stimulate orangutans, with the hope that zoo patrons will soon be able to play games with the apes too. What do you think?

“Playing video games while sedated is a pastime that I’m thrilled to start sharing with orangutans.”

Lance Gordon • Expense Tracker


“But I thought the point of zoos was to make me feel superior to animals.”

Francesca Filippo • Email Printer

“Doubtful. I’ve thrown GameCubes into countless primate enclosures to no effect.”

Scott Doyle • Porcelain Repairman