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“Lost World” Found in Indonesia Is Trove of New Species

Stefan Lovgren
National Geographic News
for National Geographic Channel
February 7, 2006
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To boldly go where no one has gone before, one group of scientists didn’t have to venture into space. They found a lost world right here on Earth.

“It really was like crossing some sort of time warp into a place that people hadn’t been to,” said Bruce Beehler of the wildlife expedition he co-led in ...

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Geneticist Searches for DNA of “Adam,” the First Human

Hillary Mayell
National Geographic News
for National Geographic Channel
June 24, 2005
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On TV: Don’t miss Search for Adam, premiering on the National Geographic Channel (U.S.), Sunday, June 26, 8 p.m. ET/PT.

For many of us, the word “genetics” conjures vague thoughts of disease, the human genome, and genetic engineering.

Spencer Wells thought “genetics” and forged a unique career that combines his love for history with his passion for biology. A geneticist, adventurer, ...

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