February 8, 2006

A new world?

Explorers have recently found
In Indonesia, an isolated ground
Which hasn't been plundered.
(“How come?” I wondered!)
And where undiscovered wild species do abound!

Yahoo News 07/02/06: JAKARTA, Indonesia - Scientists exploring an isolated jungle in one of Indonesia's most remote provinces discovered dozens of new species of frogs, butterflies and plants — as well as mammals hunted to near extinction elsewhere, members of the expedition said Tuesday. Read about it here


  1. The place sounds swell
    But as you can probably tell
    Its just a matter of time
    For roads and dust and grime
    As we drill there an oil well.

  2. Thanks Varun, will surely check them out!

    Gawker, glad to see you back. Was missing your rejoinders :-))