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The Orangutans of Sikundur, Part 2: The Males

Carrying on from my previous blog highlighting the female orangutans at my research site Sikundur, this week it’s the turn of the males who call the site “home.” I’ve been fortunate enough to encounter a large number of these guys over the past year, perhaps due to the site’s position of the edge of the national park compressing these animals’ home range as they suffer the effects of rampant deforestation across the Leuser Ecosystem...

December 3, 2015 — James Askew

To Mars via Hawaii

Scientists begin yearlong Red Planet simulation at Mauna Loa

October 23, 2015 — Christiane Heinicke

The Richest Reef: Time to Call It a Day

Of the course of nearly 1,200 scientific dives conducted on an expedition to the Philippines' Verde Island Passage, a team from the California Academy of Sciences discovered approximately 100 new species...

June 30, 2015 — Steven Bedard

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