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Endangered Monkey Tied To Saving Brazil Forests
2012-10-20 09:38:52

A conservation campaign that helped save an endangered species of monkey in Brazil is now turning its attention towards preserving the forests that it calls home.

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2008-08-05 12:00:00

Half of the world’s primate population currently faces a looming threat of extinction due to deforestation and hunting for meat, according to an international report on Tuesday.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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