Saturday, October 22, 2005

KING KONG - Gorilla scientist inspired by King Kong

Reuters AlertNet reports on the Gorilla scientist who says he was inspired by King Kong.
The upcoming movie remake of '' might outrage some serious scientists, but one expert in gorilla conservation sees the fictional ape as an inspiration.

Patrick Mehlman is a field researcher in Rwanda and a vice president of the Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International.

He is also a King Kong fan.
The remake of King Kong by Peter Jackson (Lord Of The Rings) opens on December 14th, 2005.