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Trove of new species discovered in hidden Bolivian valley

By Kiley Price

December 14, 2020
On an expedition to Bolivia's Zongo Valley, a team of researchers recently discovered 20 species completely new to science, and rediscovered several species that had not been seen for decades.
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Why Do We Need Species? Fighting Climate Change, for One

By Russell A. Mittermeier, Ph.D.

May 18, 2015
Every day we learn more about just how crucial species are for human well-being.
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