Amanda Tan is Singapore’s Jane Goodall.
This whole article was stolen from Yahoo! News. Please don’t kill us.
Amanda Tan, 26, will in all likelihood, be a primatologist.
She is a postgraduate student at Nanyang Technological University pursuing a PhD in primatology.
Contrary to popular belief, it is not about studying Singaporean men.
Rather, she is on a quest to change the public’s behaviour and attitude toward wild monkeys in Singapore — making her the only Singaporean and also the only person in Singapore to study monkeys for this purpose.
She started observing the long-tailed macaques in Singapore’s Bukit Timah Nature Reserve some years ago.
She also goes door-to-door and attends resident committee meetings to spread her message, because government agencies like the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) hire animal control agencies to capture and kill the macaques that stray out of territory.
Ok, now let’s take a look at some of the comments left by Yahoo! readers, who are proving Darwin’s Theory of Evolution correct, that Man is indeed closely related and evolved from primate ancestors: