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Science with Sarah Lau (R.I.P Puan the Orangutan)

Thursday 21st June / posted by Rhian Todhunter

Each week we get the latest in Science news thanks to Sarah Lau, our resident science genius!
This week...

  • Researchers discovered new information concerning our planet's earliest evolution process (including two new animals!) after incredibly well-preserved fossils were found in South Australia.
  • FIFA World Cup fans in Mexico city potentially caused an artificial earthquake after celebratory fans accidentally set off the city's Seismic Monitor.
  • The worlds oldest Sumatran orangutan, Puan passed away this week at Perth Zoo. at the ripe old age of 62 Puan previously held the Guinness World Record for being the world's oldest verified Orangutan of its kind.

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