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Newest Species of Orangutans Are Already Endangered

Newest Species of Orangutans Are Already Endangered

Erin K., Co Editor

May 24, 2018

In October of 2017, a new species of orangutans was discovered by scientists in northern Sumatra. It is one of just three orangutan species in the world, with the first two being the Bornean and the Sumatran. It is also the first to be described as a great ape since the discovery of the Bonobo almost ...

Five Animals that are Going Extinct in 2017

Five Animals that are Going Extinct in 2017

Regina J., Reporter

January 31, 2017

Lots of animal species are on the edge of being extinct, and this year, might be their last. Sadly enough, humans may be the main reason for some of these endangered animals. Agricultural expansion, pollution, and disease are also more causes for the deaths of these species. These animals are most likely g...

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