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Five Men Stuck in a Tree Surrounded By Sumatran Tigers for Four Days
Offbeat  (tags: Indonesia, men, Sumatran tigers, dangerous, safety, death, maulingunusual )

- 2113 days ago -
Five Indonesian men have been trapped in a tree for days after being chased into its branches by Sumatran tigers, who mauled a sixth man to death.
"Homeless" Sumatran Tigers Call to Action to Save Their Forest Homes
Offbeat  (tags: environmental activists, protests, homeless sumutran tigers, indonesia )

- 2552 days ago -
Commuters in this morning's notorious Jakarta rush-hour did double-takes as hundreds of homeless Sumatran tigers descended on Indonesia's Ministry of Forestry to urge the Government to take action to stop companies like Asia Pulp & Paper (APP)
New Island Hangout For Orangutans
Offbeat  (tags: orangutans islands, safety, rescued, home, islands, conservation, indonesia )

- 2727 days ago -
Caged orangutans in Indonesia will soon have a spacious new home. Thanks to Dr. Ian Singleton, head of the Orangutan Conservation Programme in Indonesia, four new islands will be constructed to house sick and injured captive orangutans.
Abandoned for Two Weeks, Starving Dogs Eat Owner.
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, crime, crazy, Indonesia, dogs, ethics, food, health, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, photos, police, protection, world, unusual )

- 2782 days ago -
Seven dogs in Indonesia eat their owner after 2 weeks with no food. This just blew my mind. I know it is horrible but I still felt compelled to share it as news. I don't really know what to think of it.
Indonesian Nurse Grateful for Japan's Help After Sumatra Tsunami Joins Relief Team in Iwate
Offbeat  (tags: Tohoku Kanto Earthquake, Iwate Prefecture, Indonesia, Sumatra, tsunami, 2004, relief, nurse, March 11, Red Cross, Japanese Red Cross Society, EPA, economic partnership agreement )

- 2917 days ago -
YAMADA, Iwate - An Indonesian nurse thankful for Japan's relief efforts following the 2004 tsunami off Sumatra arrived here to return the favor by helping Japanese people recover from the March 11 disaster.
10,000 Indonesians Send Palm Prints to Support Japan Quake Victims
Offbeat  (tags: Indonesia, sopport, palm prints, ten thousand, victimes, Tohoku Kanto Earthquake, tsunami, Jakarta, Indonesia, survivors, solidarity )

- 2946 days ago -
Ten thousands Indonesians stamped their palm prints onto a huge board in Jakarta on Sunday as a message of solidarity to survivors of the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami that hit Japan on March 11.
The World's Best Underwater Photographs of 2010: Our World Underwater and Deep Indonesia
Offbeat  (tags: pictures, photos, underwater, photography, wildlife, animals, world, Indonesia )

- 3024 days ago -
This picture gallery showcases some of the year's best underwater photography as chosen by the judges of two major competitions - the Our World Under Water competition and the fourth annual Deep Indonesia International underwater photo competition.
'Corpse Flower' Bloom Could Stink Up Texas Wedding
Offbeat  (tags: tallest flower, stinky, Texas, corpse flower, Houston Museum of Natural Science, blooming, Amorphophallus Titanum, rainforest, endangered, Indonesia )

- 3191 days ago -
The flower girl at Jassica Zabala's wedding is purple, sox-feet tall, uninvited and smells like dead bodies. She is Lois, a rare 'corpse flower' deemed the world's stinkiest bud.
Clouded Leopard Caught on Camera
Offbeat  (tags: researcher, clouded leopard, sighting, camera, photograph, indonesia )

- 3295 days ago -
Researcher in Indonesia captures rare photograph of tree-dwelling clouded leopard on the ground
Park Ranger Recovering After Being Attacked By Komodo Dragon in Indonesia
Offbeat  (tags: park ranger, bitten, injured, komodo dragon, indonesia, recovering )

- 3342 days ago -
An Indonesian park ranger escaped an attack by a Komodo dragon, the world's largest lizard species, when his colleagues heard his cries for help and drove the reptile away.
Indonesians Can Now Adopt a Tiger
Offbeat  (tags: animals, tigers, Indonesia, renting, adoptions, environment, protection )

- 3370 days ago -
For wealthy Indonesians who have at least 76,000 euros a year to spare can now rent tigers from the state. There are a few things they must do such as agree to random visits from vets and state officials plus the tigers must be kept in a cage that is at
Indonesia's Tiger Adoption Plan Angers Greens
Offbeat  (tags: indonesia, government, sumatran tigers, adoption anger, outrage, greens, greed )

- 3374 days ago -
An Indonesian government proposal offering rare Sumatran tigers up for adoption by wealthy citizens has drawn scorn from environmental activists, who say it's the wrong approach to conservation.
Plan: Adopt Sumatran Tigers to Save Them
Offbeat  (tags: adoption, sumatran tigers, endangered, indonesia, captivity )

- 3377 days ago -
-- Indonesia may let people adopt critically endangered Sumatran tigers born in captivity for $100,000 a pair to help save them from extinction, officials said
Horse Goes Nuts, Then Takes a Bite - Indonesia
Offbeat  (tags: indonesia, horse, testicles, bite, freaky, off-beat, nuts )

- 3692 days ago -
AN Indonesian villager had to be rushed to hospital after a horse bit off one of his testicles during a freak attack. The 35-year-old man was unloading sand from a horse-drawn cart at a construction site in Sulawesi earlier this week when the attack occur
Webster G. Tarpley | The Men Behind Obama 2/2   video
Offbeat  (tags: Webster, Griffin, Tarpley, Barack, Hussein, Obama, Hope, Barry, Lolo, McCain, Satoro, Birth, Certificate, Indonesia, Hawaii, Kenya, Oligarchy, Imperialism, Chicago, Illinois, Carter, Zbigniew, Brzezinski, David, Rockefeller, George, Soro, messiah )

- 3746 days ago -
Does Obama represent a real change or is it the same old imperialism with cosmetic surgery?Webster Tarpley expounds on the topic of his recently published book "Obama, The Postmodern Coup,The Making of a Manchurian Candidate".

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