News Detective: Emily Observes a Lemur

Emily, SNK's intrepid reporter, goes to Madagascar to trap and check out a lemur.

When I first saw Ziggy, I expected him to act like a rat. After all, he looked a lot like a rodent. He had a tiny body, brown fur, pointy ears, and a long tail.

It was after 9 p.m., and the lab was quiet. Anja turned out the overhead fluorescent lights and gently placed Ziggy at one end of a clear plastic cage. A feather sat at the other end of the cage. It was still early in the research season, and even tho...

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