News Stop UBC protests at the Russian ambassy February 9, 2016April 11, 2016 Stop UBC Animal Research STOP UBC pleads with Russia not to send monkeys into space. Our life-sized macaque pleads with Russia not to send monkeys into space. Outside the Russian Consulate at 409 Granville Street. Taking our defence of monkeys to the Russian Consulate in Downtown Vancouver. Jamey urges Russia not to involve monkeys in their mission to Mars.