New Type of Orangutan – level 1
Scientists study orangutans. They study their sounds. They look at their genes. They discover a new type of orangutan.
They call it the Tapanuli orangutan. It lives in Sumatra.
There are only 800 Tapanuli orangutans in the wild. They are in danger of dying out.
Difficult words: genes (DNA or RNA; genetic information), discover (find, identify).
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