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Researchers from the Department of Biological Sciences at the National University of Singapore (NUS) Faculty of Science have discovered that a Southeast Asian species of treefrog practices parental care to increase the likelihood of survival of its offspring.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hosted by the Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB), the 2(nd) edition of Ecobuild Southeast Asia -- Southeast Asia's Leading
New Collaboration Supports Cutting-Edge Research and Development of "Innovation Ecosystem" in MENA and Southeast Asia CAMBRIDGE, Mass.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Registration has now opened for Southeast Asia's key forum for security, fire and safety professionals to gather to source the latest innovations,
New whitepaper reveals only 10% of marketers in India and Southeast Asia are mobile remarketing ready, while mobile traffic continues to explode MUMBAI, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International Construction Week (ICW) is the largest and most important annual event covering the full spectrum of construction industry players
Coca-Cola Singapore and Singapore Kindness Movement Deliver "Happiness from the Skies" to Nation's Large Population of Guest Workers in Latest Project by Ogilvy & Mather Singapore SINGAPORE,
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Drug Prices are to Remain High in Vietnam, Due to Limited Domestic Drug Production and a Lack of Cost-Containment Measures, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass.,
As a spin-off (pun intended) of their Tropical Biodiversity course in Malaysian Borneo, a team of biology students discover a new spider species, build a makeshift taxonomy lab, write a joint publication and send it off to a major taxonomic journal.
Cynocephalidae is a family that holds three species of gliding, tree dwelling mammals known as culugos or flying lemurs, only two of which are living. These species, known as the Philippine flying lemur and the Sunda flying lemur, can be found in tropical rainforests in Southeast Asia. Culugos range in size between fourteen and sixteen inches and they have a slender body with long legs and a medium-sized tail. They are the most capable of all gliding mammal species, using a large membrane of...
The Sandalwood Pony is one of eight breeds of pony that is native to Indonesia. The Sandalwood inhabits the Sumba and Sumbawa Islands and is closely related to the other breeds of Indonesia. The Batak Pony, Gayoe, Deli Pony, Java Pony, Sumba and Sumbawa Pony and the Timor Pony are the other breeds of the islands. Its name comes from the Sandalwood tree, a major export of the country. It is a fine breed of pony due to the Arabian bloodline. The pony has extraordinary endurance and can be...
The Northern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus leucogenys) is a species of gibbon that is native to South East Asia. It is closely related to the Southern White-Cheeked Gibbon (Nomascus siki) with which it was formerly thought to be conspecific. The females of the two species are virtually impossible to tell apart in their appearance. The genome of this species was sequenced and published in the year 2011. A considerable population of 455 critically endangered Northern White-Cheeked...
The Agile Gibbon (Hylobates agilis), known also as the Black-Handed Gibbon, is an Old World primate belonging to the gibbon family. It can be found in Indonesia on the island of Sumatra, Malaysia, and southern Thailand. The species is classified as endangered on the IUCN Red List because of destruction of habitat and the pet trade. The species is usually though to have subspecies, but some experts recognize a mountain form and a lowland form; the Mountain Agile Gibbon (Hylobates agilis...
Nycticebus kayan is a species of slow loris and a primate that can be found in northern and central areas of Borneo. Its range extends into East Kalimantan and Malaysia. This species prefers to reside in highland areas and it was named after a river that extends through its range known as the Kayan River. It was once classified with the Bornean slow loris, but studies conducted in 2013, focusing on physical differences, showed that it should be classified as a distinct species. Nycticebus...
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