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Will work for white worms...

Finally, I found a way to slip away from playing the cute family member and oldest son. This really gets boring, I’m almost an adult and I have to pose for pictures with my mum and little brother on a stupid sign… yeah that’s the dream of every teenager! 404 more words

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How can we stop the demise of the Bornean Orang-Utan?

The Orang Utan was recently declared as critically endangered, 1 step away from extinct in the wild. Even though Orang Utans live on the 3rd largest island in the world and are our one of our closest relatives, they suffer dearly from deforestation and the illegal wildlife trade. 33 more words

Revisiting the Singapore Zoological Gardens...

For those who think the zoo’s boring and the animals are always ignoring you.

Angry because the Giant Tortoise was ignoring him.Recall the days when you first stepped into the Zoo with your family? 573 more words

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Sandakan @ Sabah, Malaysia: Our Travel Journal (Part 4) Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Center

Written by @Lan & Edited by @joehairie
(Photos by curiostraveller.com team members unless stated otherwise)
Special Mention: Borneo Sandakan Tours, Four Points by Sheraton Sandakan, BIG Air Asia & Official Website of Sabah Wildlife Department… 1,476 more words
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The Making

 

Some time ago, in a book called Hasuga’s Garden I wrote a chapter or two about the Miroveti, a species modelled somewhat (though not entirely) upon the Orang-utan of East Asia.  1,807 more words

Week 2 Challenge Results

So, I’m still in for Calligrabasics’ ans Jessie Amo’s challenges for this week! (pat on shoulder) I was down for a while this week and thought of not joining them anymore. 238 more words

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Sepilok: All About Orang-Utans

Orang-utans, native only to Borneo and Sumatra, are endangered due to habitat loss (because of logging and palm oil plantations), poaching, and the illegal pet trade. 573 more words

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