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Orangutans Not Going Extinct

Robert Hii | Posted 10.21.2013 | Green
Robert Hii

Unlike pandas which are darn hard to breed in captivity (congratulations to Zoo Atlanta for the twin pandas born there last month ) orangutans are fairly easy to breed in captivity. So, unlike the dinosaurs or the dodo bird, orangutans are not going to disappear off the face of the earth.

Hunter Stuart

The Appalling Practice That Likely Caused Singapore's Hazardous Smog | Hunter Stuart | Posted 06.22.2013 | Green

Palm oil companies are suspected of illegally starting widespread forest fires in Indonesia in order to clear land for palm oil plantations, Indonesia...

Will Indonesia Stand Firm On Environmental Regulations?

Reuters | Posted 09.11.2012 | Green

* Plantation firm clears forest before key approvals * Customers Bunge, Cargill say concerned by allegations * Police in...

200 Orangutans Left Struggling To Survive

Reuters | Posted 05.28.2012 | Green

JAKARTA, March 28 (Reuters) - Forest fires and land clearing by palm oil firms could kill off within weeks about 200 orangutans in a forest in weste...

Indonesia Will Investigate Horrifying Videotaped Beheadings

AP | NINIEK KARMINI | Posted 02.14.2012 | World

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Indonesia's president has ordered an investigation into the videotaped beheadings of two men – allegedly by security ...