Gentle Monty Monkey is cuddly and squishy! His sweet tan and mocha polka-dots will be the talk of the playground as little ones will want to keep him close for playtime and rest. His constant smile will warm your heart, but don’t let that sweet face fool you! He might just grab that banana when you’re not looking!
Before humans actually went into space, one of the prevailing theories of the perils of space flight was that humans might not be able to survive long periods of weightlessness. For several years, there had been a serious debate among scientists about the effects of prolonged weightlessness. American and Russian scientists utilized animals - mainly monkeys, chimps and dogs - in order to test each country's ability to launch a living organism into space and bring it back alive and unharmed.