Zoboomafoo "Zoboo" the Lemur (or simply known as "Zob") is the Kratt Brothers' new sidekick and friend in . He is a cute, clumsy, naïve, silly, nice, pleasant, leaping, little lemur, who likes to bounce and play.
A scientific icon has left the treehouse. Jovian, the Coquerel’s sifaka lemur known for playing the role of Zoboo on the PBS show Zoboomafoo, passed away earlier this week of kidney failure. Jovian’s caretakers at the Duke University Lemur Center for the beloved star, but as of writing the site is still down due to increased traffic. According to , Duke University said the lemur was “a graceful, long-limbed co-star with cream and russet fur and bright, intelligent yellow eyes, and he taught millions of children what a lemur is.”
When you were a kid, you probably watched some PBS in your time. If your formative years were specifically during the 1990s and early 2000s, as mine were, there's one name you'll never forget: Zoboomafoo.