Scientists say they have found a "Lost World" in an Indonesian mountain jungle, home to dozens of exotic new species of birds, butterflies, frogs and plants.
"It's as close to the Garden of Eden as you're going to find on Earth," said Bruce Beehler, co-leader of the U.S., Indonesian, and Australian expedition to part of the cloud-shrouded Foja mountains in the west of New Guinea. Read more
Tuesday, September 8, 2009
"Lost World" Found in Indonesian Mountain Jungle
An international team of scientists says it has found a "lost world" in the Indonesian jungle that is home to dozens of new animal and plant species.