The Western Lowland Gorilla lives in the forests and lowland swamps of central Africa. It is the smallest subspecies of gorilla, eats plants (including bamboo), and occasionally insects and small reptiles.
GORILLAS IN THE MIST - the story of Dian Fossey, pictured here with Digit, her favorite gorilla. Her mission was to study and protect them and she was murdered for it. A classic movie with Sigourney Weaver at her best.
21 Unbelievably Haunting Vintage Photos From The Circus - Gargantua the Great, the famous giant gorilla featured in the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus, sustained a scarred face when a sailor threw acid in his face on the ship from Africa.