Iran announced that it successfully launched a monkey into space and safely brought it back to earth. While some doubt the truth of the country’s claims, Brian Kilmeade set out on his own mission … to understand why scientists would spend millions to send monkeys into space.

‘Tarzan the Squirrel Monkey’ and his trainer, Nature Nick Jacinto, joined Fox and Friends this morning to help explain … and Kilmeade conducted the whole segment in a space suit. We’re serious! Watch below: