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Going places no man has gone before

Going places no man has gone before

People like to leave their mark on the world. Something we did, or something we discovered or invent[more...]
Ancient Blue Eyes on Borneo

Ancient Blue Eyes on Borneo

When it comes to the island of Borneo, one expects the unexpected. One expects plants and animals th[more...]
The Otters of Borneo

The Otters of Borneo

Otters are amongst the most instantly lovable animals in the world. Without ever seeing a living ott[more...]
Planning a Path to Perdition

Planning a Path to Perdition

 From the Editor: This article depicts the nature and impact of wildlife trade on wild species. Name[more...]
The Mysterious Pink Dolphin of Borneo

The Mysterious Pink Dolphin of Borneo

Human beings come in many colours. Domestic dogs come in many colours too. It seems very few other l[more...]
Ghost of the Mountains

Ghost of the Mountains

 Eternally covered by clouds, Borneo’s mountains are wrapped with a blanket of forest that take[more...]
May the Birds keep talking to us

May the Birds keep talking to us

The Maya of central America believe that every person has an animal companion who shares their soul,[more...]
There be Giants amongst us

There be Giants amongst us

Seventeenth century Europeans were terrified of the unknown parts of the world. Thankfully some brig[more...]
A decepticon amongst us

A decepticon amongst us

Bumble bee is arguably the most popular Transformer in the world. He is cool, funny and transforms i[more...]
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Are we alone on Borneo?

Are we alone on Borneo?

When scientists discovered, in 2003, fossils of a small human-like creature on the Indonesian island[more...]
Bars and Hands

Bars and Hands

Through the inch-thick iron bars, she reached her hand out to me. It was a huge leathery hand. I loo[more...]
Big-footed Little Dinosaur on Borneo?

Big-footed Little Dinosaur on Borneo?

Here’s a story of a really eccentric but genius resident of Borneo. It is so eccentric it chooses to[more...]
Going Camping with Alfred Wallace

Going Camping with Alfred Wallace

Early Europeans began arriving on Borneo in the late 1700s, and throughout the 1800s. To these first[more...]
Is there a Wild Dog on Borneo, hiding in plain sight?

Is there a Wild Dog on Borneo, hiding in plain sight?

Please write English article here Chinese People who read this article also checked out these ot[more...]
Borneo's Red Dragon

Borneo's Red Dragon

Mythical Borneo is home to many mythical creatures, and there is one that lives beneath our calm dar[more...]
The Curious case of a Chinese visitor

The Curious case of a Chinese visitor

People and animals have been visiting Borneo for 50 million years. Many of these visitors have made [more...]
Why Wet Feet, not Happy Feet?

Why Wet Feet, not Happy Feet?

In February and March 2016, newspaper headlines all across Borneo looked something like this: Samari[more...]
River Thunder

River Thunder

It begins with a distant rumbling. Within two minutes, the rumbling has turned into a thunderous roa[more...]
Broken Roads, Broken Families

Broken Roads, Broken Families

Here’s an unlikely story. You build a house, a home for your family. You have a nice road leading to[more...]
When People of Borneo Come Together

When People of Borneo Come Together

Mysterious Borneo. There have always been mysteries about Borneo. There still are. For example, [more...]
Burnt Alive!

Burnt Alive!

 The month is Oct, the year is 2015. For the past weeks, we have been shocked with images of or[more...]
A commodity gone off the scales

A commodity gone off the scales

  Folklore is full with tales of the underdog, the small but wily creature outsmarting the[more...]
The Unusual Bearded Pig of Borneo

The Unusual Bearded Pig of Borneo

What is the most important animal or plant species on Borneo? Depending on whom you ask, you will su[more...]
The Tale of the Ibis

The Tale of the Ibis

 The Egyptian God Thoth is depicted as a man with the head of an ibis. He is a powerful god, ov[more...]

Chinese Articles

去没有人到过的地方

去没有人到过的地方

人们喜欢在世界上留下他们的印记。我们做的事,或我们发现或发明的东西,或者我们建的东西。我们在任何时候都把名字留下,因为我[全文...]
婆罗洲上的远古蓝眼睛

婆罗洲上的远古蓝眼睛

当事物涉及到婆罗洲岛时,一个人所可以预期的是...不可预期。人们期望见到在地球上其他地方找不到的植物和动物。人们甚至期望[全文...]
婆罗洲的水獭

婆罗洲的水獭

水獭是世界上最讨喜可爱的动物之一。没见过活水獭的,大多数人仍会认定牠们是多么可爱。牠们蓬松的毛皮让人想要搂抱牠们,也是最[全文...]
规划一条通往灭亡之路

规划一条通往灭亡之路

  From the Editor: This article depicts the natu[全文...]
婆罗洲的奇异粉红海豚

婆罗洲的奇异粉红海豚

人类有很多种肤色。家犬也有很多种毛色。地球上很少物种如人类和家犬这般的。你曾想过为什么吗?“我昨天在电视上看到这只大动物[全文...]
山鬼

山鬼

 永远被云覆盖,婆罗洲的山脉裹着一层森林,此情此景直接送你进入童话般的幻想世界。冷风吹拂粗糙的矮树与一帘青苔。[全文...]
愿鸟类继续与我们交谈

愿鸟类继续与我们交谈

中美洲的玛雅人认为,每个人都有一个动物伙伴分享他们的灵魂,你可以变身为你的动物伙伴。加拿大的海达人认为,动物是另一种类型[全文...]
庞然大物与我们同在

庞然大物与我们同在

十七世纪的欧洲人对世界未知的部分感到恐惧。值得庆幸的是,某些耀眼的家伙,用卷曲的胡子和滑稽的帽子,最终说服了他们,这个世[全文...]
霸天虎在我们中间

霸天虎在我们中间

大黄蜂可说是世界上最受欢迎的变形金刚。他很酷,又有趣,还可以变形成每个人想要的黄黑色条纹跑车。大黄蜂是好人兼超级英雄。当[全文...]
兄弟羁绊

兄弟羁绊

家里有五个医生。他们都是妇科医生。市内有五个律师,他们都只办离婚案件。您会不会说,这情况不是太好?事实上,如果每一个承包[全文...]
我们是否单独住在婆罗洲岛上

我们是否单独住在婆罗洲岛上

当科学家在2013年,在印尼弗洛雷斯岛发现小人形生物化石后,这则新闻几乎震撼世界。不是因为这和我们息息相关的人形物种过去[全文...]
铁栅与手

铁栅与手

透过寸厚的铁栅,牠把手伸向我。那是一只巨大的皮革手。我注视牠的眼睛,有一些害怕。牠那双榛褐色的眼珠直视着我。整整一分钟过[全文...]
婆罗洲上的大脚小恐龙

婆罗洲上的大脚小恐龙

这是一个有关古怪但又天才的婆罗洲居住者的故事。它真的很古怪,它选择不真正居住在婆罗洲本岛,而是婆罗洲岸外一个小岛上。它是[全文...]
和华莱士一起去露营

和华莱士一起去露营

早期欧洲人是在1700世纪末开始登陆婆罗洲,一直到1800整个世纪。对于最初来到辽阔的热带岛的这批人而言,这里是世界上最[全文...]
隐于人群之中的婆罗洲野狗?

隐于人群之中的婆罗洲野狗?

前往婆罗洲任何一座长屋,有很大机率你第一个碰见的是一只狗或一群狗。那些怕狗的人会楞在当场,等其他人把狗赶走。那些爱狗的就[全文...]
婆罗洲的红龙

婆罗洲的红龙

神话般的婆罗洲是许多神话活物的家乡,而其中一个就平静的生活在我们的黑暗深渊之下。牠是很棒的金龙鱼。它的正式学名是Asia[全文...]
白鹭的婆罗洲奇异之旅

白鹭的婆罗洲奇异之旅

人类与动物到访婆罗洲已有5千万年的记录。这些访客都对这个岛屿留下深刻印象。一些生活了一阵子,然后死了,成为我们的过去,我[全文...]
为何是湿脚,不是开心脚?

为何是湿脚,不是开心脚?

2016年2月份和3月份,全婆罗洲报纸头条是这样子的,Samarinda水灾扩散,Banjarmasin被水灾瘫痪​,西[全文...]
江雷

江雷

开始的时候是远处的隆隆声,两分钟内,隆隆声转变为雷鸣般的怒吼,间中还有巨大的破裂声。逃命,是你必须做的事,逃离你所在的河[全文...]
破碎的路径, 破碎的家庭

破碎的路径, 破碎的家庭

这是一个不太可能的故事。您建了一间房子,属于您家人的房子。有一条很好的道路通往您的房子。之后您决定种一些蔬菜,您的私人菜[全文...]
当婆罗洲人聚在一起

当婆罗洲人聚在一起

神秘的婆罗洲。关于婆罗洲的奥秘一直存在着。它们依然存在。比如,我们不知道最初,人类在什么时候踏足这个岛。最新考古[全文...]
活活烧死!

活活烧死!

 这个月是10月,年份是2015年。过去几个星期,我们被高蹿入云的橘黄色火焰的映像所震聂。我们城市的天际线是邻[全文...]
消失在秤上的商品

消失在秤上的商品

民间故事有许多关于弱者的故事,弱小但机智的动物超越较大和较不敏捷的动物。在马来和斯里兰卡民间故事,有一种小动物能够杀死大[全文...]
非一般的婆罗洲须野猪

非一般的婆罗洲须野猪

婆罗洲岛上什么动物或植物品种最重要?这要看你问谁这个问题,你肯定会得到截然不同的答案。木山老板会说婆罗洲的巨大硬木最重要[全文...]
宜必思的故事

宜必思的故事

埃及神托特(Thoth)被描绘成鹮首人身的样式。他是一个强大的神,监督善与恶之间的平衡,并防止任何一方战胜对方。托特也是[全文...]

Coming soon articles:

English articles

Silently they come, unbeknown to most...The Curious case of a Chinese visitor

People and animals have been visiting Borneo for 50 million years. Many of these visitors...

Chinese articles

Silently they come, unbeknown to most...白鹭的婆罗洲奇异之旅

人类与动物到访婆罗洲已有5千万年的记录。这些访客都对这个岛屿留下深刻印象。一些生活了一阵子...