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JANE GOODALL Jane Goodall is a biologist who was born in war-torn London on April 3 1934 Not long after Janes arrival the Goodall family moved to a town along the southern coast of England called Bournemouth On her second birthday Janes father gave her a stuffed chimpanzee named Jubilee after a baby chimp that was born at the London Zoo The toy was quite life-like thus causing concern among her fathers friends who thought it would perhaps frighten the toddler Jane however fell in love with the gift and now sixty-four years later Jubilee sits in her won chair in Goodalls England home Growing up Jane was always fascinated by wildlife She knew she wanted to study living animals since before she can remember When she was four living on a farm helping to collect chicken eggs Jane became curious as to where there was a hole large enough in the hen for an egg to fit through After no one gave her a satisfactory answer Jane hid out in a cramped henhouse for over four hours to learn the answer When she came running back to the house to share her exciting new knowledge her mother did not scold her even though she had called the police Instead Janes mother sat with her in the grass and listened to the enthusiastic child explain what she had discovered Much of Janes motivation in life as well as inspiration for her studies came from such discoveries She explains the feeling she will never forget as she held for the first time a bone she herself had dug up at Olduavai Gorge It was a cone of a creature that had walked the earth millions of years ago and as she held it a felling of awe crept over her She thought Once this creature stood here It was alive had flesh and hair it had its own smell It could feel hunger and thirst and
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