Macau: Ivory Trade Surprise


The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of chocolate-covered ivory in Macau.

For more visit:
http://www.livescience.com/38850-chocolate-covered-elephant-ivory-seized-macau.html

Australia: Wessel Islands – Aboriginal Art Work Discovered


The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of some extremely important Aboriginal art work in the Wessel Islands of the Northern Territory, Australia.

For more visit:
http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/aboriginal-rock-art-may-depict-first-ship-arrivals.htm

Peru: Junin Tapaculo


The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of a new bird species in the Peruvian cloud forest – the Junin Tapaculo.

For more visit:
http://news.mongabay.com/2013/0802-new-bird-peru.html

Brazil: New Ant Species Discovered


The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of a new ant species found high in the trees of Brazil in bromeliads.

For more visit:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2013/jul/21/new-to-nature-anochetus-hohenbergiae

Indonesia: Pinocchio Frog


The link below is to an article that reports on the discovery of the Pinocchio Frog in Papua, Indonesia.

For more visit:
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/05/photogalleries/100517-new-species-lost-world-foja-science-pictures/#/foja-mountains-new-species-discovered-frog_20352_600x450.jpg

Madagascar: ‘Moby Dick’ Mermaid Lizard


The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of what has been called the ‘Moby Dick’ Mermaid Lizard in Madagascar.

For more visit:
http://news.mongabay.com/2013/0116-moby-dick-mermaid-lizard.html

Antarctica: Princess Elisabeth Station – Emperor Penguins


The link below is to an article reporting on the discovery of one of the largest Emperor Penguin colonies found in Antarctica near Princess Elisabeth Station.

For more visit:
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2013/13/130118-emperor-penguin-antarctic-climate-change-animals-science/

The Flying Frogs of Vietnam


The link below is to an article that reports on the discovery of a new flying frog in Vietnam – Helen’s Flying Frog.

For more visit:
https://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/huge-new-flying-frog-discovered-in-vietnam.htm

Brazil: 15 New Bird Species Discovered


The link below is to an article that reports on the discovery of 15 new birds species in the Amazon in Brazil.

For more visit:
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2013/06/new-amazonian-birds/