Meeting the mountain gorillas of Rwanda

Live out your Dian Fossey dreams in the Virunga Mountains, where a close encounter with endangered mountain gorillas remains one of the world's ultimate wildlife experiences

Watch Koko the Gorilla Use Sign Language in This 1981 Film

This is Koko the signing gorilla. Koko died in her sleep on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. Here is a clip from a 1981 National Geographic documentary.

See Rare Video of Wild Gorilla Newborn Clinging to Its Mom

Watch remarkable and rare footage of a week-old newborn western lowland gorilla in the Republic of the Congo.

Watch: Dian Fossey's Life With Gorillas Revealed In Rare Film

This footage shows a snippet of the lecture Fossey gave to National Geographic Society members in 1973. It was never released in its entirety.