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Sumatran rhino footprints believed found on Borneo

Several footprints believed to be from critically endangered Sumatran rhino have been found on Indonesia's Borneo island, raising hopes for the existence of an animal long thought to be extinct in that area, a conservation group said Thursday.Full story

Genetics used to protect rare elephants

To help protect a diminutive elephant researchers are taking an innovative look at the pachyderm's genome. Full story

New primate has face mask and toxic bite

A new small primate with a toxic bite and distinctive facial fur markings has been discovered in the jungles of Borneo. Full story

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