Aware of the B*sh administration's abuses of human rights, ignoring and censoring information about global warming and blatant disregard for the health of our environment, and most everything else that I hold in high regard. I find hope in the existence of a beautiful lost world:
A Lost World in Indonesia Yields Riches for Scientists
By Ellen Nakashima
JAKARTA, Indonesia, Feb. 7 -- A team of scientists has discovered a lost world of rare plants, giant flowers and bizarre animals -- including a new species of honeyeater bird, a tree kangaroo and an egg-laying mammal -- on a mist-shrouded mountaintop in a remote province of Indonesia on New Guinea...
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please copy and paste... the pictures are worth the effort.