Orang Utan, your motherland must be in Mars!

Lately, Orang utan has been a hot issue here in Indonesia and also worldwide since some pictures of orang utan’s slaughtering were successfully taken. The pictures have been spreading so fast and hsve been taking public’s symphaty. But, do you really know Orang Utan? How and why do they get killed?

Well, let’s star elaborate every inch of Orang Utan and let’s start from “what is the meaning of Orang utan?”. Orang Utan is a unique animal that originally comes from Indonesia. Orang Utan can be found in Borneo and Sumatra Island. Name “orang utan” basically is taken from Indonesian Language, “Orang” means “person” and “Utan” means “Forest”, so we can say that orang utan is person-likely that lives in the forest. People here in Indonesia named “orang utan” because it’s believed that orang utan is closed-related to human beeing. Orang utan can only live in tropical forest, they can hardly live in other place. Continue reading