The Plight of the Pangolin

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Event type: talk, meet the scientist

Location: Attenborough Studio

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Free, no ticket required

Pangolins are the world's only scaly mammal. 

They have a sticky tongue almost as long as their body and curl into a ball when threatened.

These unique animals are also the most illegally-traded mammal in the world and threatened with extinction. 

Join us on World Pangolin Day to find out more about these mysterious mammals, the threats they face and the fight for their conservation.

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