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Menembus Hutan Kerinci Demi Mengungkap Misteri Orang Pendek

Dally Sandradiputra, pria berusia 30-an tahun ini ke luar masuk hutan di kawasan Taman Nasional Kerinci Seblat. Dally mencari jejak orang pendek, misteri yang tidak pernah terpecahkan dan menjadi legenda di kawasan Hutan Sumatera. Baca juga: Cerita Irsyadi Melihat Suku Mante Bergerombol di Hutan Aceh Bisa berhari-hari Dally masuk hutan yang membentang di kawasan Jambi,…

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Fotografer Padang Pameran di Puncak Kaba

CURUP RPP – Fotografer Padang, Pandeka, menggelar pameran fotografi tunggal di puncak Gunung Kaba mengusung tema ‘Rumah Gadang’,  mulai hari ini Sabtu (24/9) hingga Minggu (25/9). Dia ke Rejang Lebong bersama 4 orang rekannya, dibantu Komunitas Back Packer Indonesia (BPI) Regional Bengkulu dan komunitas pecinta alam B.R.I.O Indonesia. Dikatakan Pandeka, rencananya setelah pameran di Puncak Gunung…

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WHERE TO FIND THE YETI BEAR?

Several months ago I was finally able to get a hold of Professor Sykes’ latest book NATURE OF THE BEAST, in which the renowned human geneticist from Oxford documents his search for DNA evidence to support the existence of anomalous primates and relict hominds. Although the release date of the book was moved on at least two occasions, his conclusions regarding the Yeti hair samples remain unchanged: an archaic proto-polar bear inhabits both the western and…

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ORANG PENDEK ENCOUNTERS: The Night-Time Intruder

Eyewitness: Mr. Rahman Kitab and his wife.Date: 2004Location: Rawa Bento Swamp Forest Approximately halfway between the towering Kerinci volcano and the mysterious mountain lake Gunung Tujuh lies an extensive tract of marshland and jungle-clad hills known as the Rawa Bento Swamp Forest. This area has an interesting history of Orang Pendek sighting and some of the first tracks ever described by…

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ORANG PENDEK ENCOUNTERS : The Grey-Haired Beast

Eyewitness: Mr. Jur Date: 1987 Location: Danau Gunung Tujuh At almost 2000m above sea level ,Danau Gunung Tujuh (the Lake of Seven Peaks) is the highest lake in southeast Asia and is reputed to have a depth of 250m. This crater lake has long been considered  by the inhabitants of the Kerinci region to be the home of a short but powerfully built primate whom they call Tirraw, and…

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ORANG PENDEK ENCOUNTERS : 15 Minutes With An Apeman

Eyewitness: Mr.Poniman Date: November 1980 Location: Planation on Gunung Kerinci On a sunny morning around 9am Mr.Poniman made his way up to the end of a potato plantation on the slopes of Mount Kerinci. Like many of the inhabitants of the area,he worked the fields surrounding this enormous stratovolcano and had visited this particular location countless times but this day was to be very…

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