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Quinine

We often hear that ‘the rainforest is the world’s pharmacy’, but how many drugs can you name that are from…

Quinine
Lianas Taking Over American Rainforests

An important change in the structure of American tropical forests has been identified by researchers. The type of rainforest vine…

Lianas Taking Over American Rainforests
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  According to a recent study by the University of Brunei Darussalam, these tiny bats, native to Borneo, have selected…

Carnivorous Plant Protects Tiny bats
New Tree Discovered in Honduras

After two years of close study researchers announce they have discovered a new tree related to the sandalwood species. The…

New Tree Discovered in Honduras
Fires and Deforestation in the Amazon

The scale of the wilderness which can be seen in parts of the Amazon rainforest is hard to comprehend, it…

Rainforest destruction ‘hard to comprehend’
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