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Alfred Russel Wallace (8 January 18237 November 1913) was an English naturalist, explorer, geographer, anthropologist, and biologist.
The continent of Australia, sometimes known in technical contexts by the names Sahul, Australinea or Meganesia to distinguish it from the country of Australia, consists of the land masses which sit on Australia's continental shelf.
The birds-of-paradise are members of the family Paradisaeidae of the order Passeriformes.
The Buginese people are an ethnic group—the most numerous of the three major linguistic and ethnic groups of South Sulawesi, in the southwestern province of Sulawesi, third largest island of Indonesia.
Buli is an Austronesian language of southern Halmahera, Indonesia.
Charles Robert Darwin, (12 February 1809 – 19 April 1882) was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution.
Christianity is Indonesia's second-largest religion, after Islam.
Colonialism is the policy of a polity seeking to extend or retain its authority over other people or territories, generally with the aim of developing or exploiting them to the benefit of the colonizing country and of helping the colonies modernize in terms defined by the colonizers, especially in economics, religion and health.
Desa Gamtala is a village located in North Maluku, West Halmahera, Indonesia.
Dukono is an active volcano located in the northern part of Halmahera island, Indonesia.
The United East India Company, sometimes known as the United East Indies Company (Vereenigde Oostindische Compagnie; or Verenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie in modern spelling; abbreviated to VOC), better known to the English-speaking world as the Dutch East India Company or sometimes as the Dutch East Indies Company, was a multinational corporation that was founded in 1602 from a government-backed consolidation of several rival Dutch trading companies.
The was the historical nation-state and great power that existed from the Meiji Restoration in 1868 to the enactment of the 1947 constitution of modern Japan.
Endemism is the ecological state of a species being unique to a defined geographic location, such as an island, nation, country or other defined zone, or habitat type; organisms that are indigenous to a place are not endemic to it if they are also found elsewhere.
Eramet is a French multinational mining and metallurgy company, listed on the Euronext Paris exchange under the symbol ERA.
A ferry is a merchant vessel used to carry passengers, and sometimes vehicles and cargo as well, across a body of water.
Flightless birds are birds that through evolution lost the ability to fly.
Galela (or actually Soasio, as it is called properly, with the name Galela referring to the entire district/kecamatan surrounding it), is a small town on the eastern Indonesian island of Halmahera.
Gane is an Austronesian language of southern Halmahera, Indonesia.
Gebe is an island of Maluku Islands, Indonesia.
Indonesia (or; Indonesian), officially the Republic of Indonesia (Republik Indonesia), is a transcontinental unitary sovereign state located mainly in Southeast Asia, with some territories in Oceania.
The invisible rail, Wallace's rail, or drummer rail (Habroptila wallacii) is a large flightless rail that is endemic to the island of Halmahera in North Maluku, Indonesia, where it inhabits impenetrable sago swamps adjacent to forests.
Islam is the most adhered to religion in Indonesia, with 87.2% of Indonesian population identifying themselves as Muslim in 2010 estimate.
An island or isle is any piece of sub-continental land that is surrounded by water.
An island arc is a type of archipelago, often composed of a chain of volcanoes, with arc-shaped alignment, situated parallel and close to a boundary between two converging tectonic plates.
Kao is a small coastal town on the eastern Indonesian island of Halmahera.
Maba (Maban, Mabang) is a Maban language spoken in Chad and Sudan.
The Maluku Islands or the Moluccas are an archipelago within Banda Sea, Indonesia.
The Maluku Islands sectarian conflict was a period of ethno-political conflict along religious lines, which spanned the Indonesian islands that compose the Maluku archipelago, with particularly serious disturbances in Ambon and Halmahera Islands.
Manado (pronounced in Manado Malay, in Indonesian) is the capital city of the North Sulawesi province of Indonesia.
Mining is the extraction of valuable minerals or other geological materials from the earth, usually from an orebody, lode, vein, seam, reef or placer deposit.
Morotai Island (Pulau Morotai) is an island in the Halmahera group of eastern Indonesia's Maluku Islands (Moluccas).
Mount Gamkonora is a stratovolcano on Halmahera island, Indonesia.
Mount Ibu (Gunung Ibu) is a stratovolcano located at the north-west coast of Halmahera island, Indonesia.
North Halmahera Regency (Kabupaten Halmahera Utara) is a regency (on Halmahera Island) of North Maluku Province, Indonesia.
North Maluku (Maluku Utara) is a province of Indonesia.
The Pacific Plate is an oceanic tectonic plate that lies beneath the Pacific Ocean.
Patrícia Rehder Galvão, known by her pseudonym Pagu (June 9, 1910 – December 12, 1962) was a Brazilian writer, poet, playwright, journalist and translator.
Patani is an Austronesian language of southern Halmahera, Indonesia.
The Provinces of Indonesia are the 34 largest subdivisions of the country and the highest tier of the local government (Daerah Tingkat I – level I region).
Located off the northwest tip of Bird's Head Peninsula on the island of New Guinea, in Indonesia's West Papua province, Raja Ampat, or the Four Kings, is an archipelago comprising over 1,500 small islands, cays, and shoals surrounding the four main islands of Misool, Salawati, Batanta, and Waigeo, and the smaller island of Kofiau.
A refugee, generally speaking, is a displaced person who has been forced to cross national boundaries and who cannot return home safely (for more detail see legal definition).
Shahu and sahu (or Sah or Sahoo shahu or 'साहु' or 'साहू' or 'साह') is a surname found in India.
The Sangihe Islands (also spelled "Sangir", "Sanghir" or "Sangi") – Kepulauan Sangihe – are a group of islands which constitute two regencies within the province of North Sulawesi, in northern Indonesia, the Sangihe Islands Regency (Kabupaten Kepulauan Sangihe) and the Sitaro Islands Regency (Kabupaten Siau Tagulandang Biaro).
The Sawai language (also Weda) is a South Halmahera language of Austronesian stock spoken in Weda and Gane Timor districts of southern Halmahera, northern Maluku Province, Indonesia.
Sofifi (Kota Sofifi) is a town on the west coast of the Indonesian island of Halmahera, and since 2010 has been the capital of the province of North Maluku.
Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the countries that are geographically south of China, east of India, west of New Guinea and north of Australia.
The standardwing (Semioptera wallacii) also known as Wallace’s standardwing, is a species of bird-of-paradise.
Indonesia is divided into provinces (Provinsi).
The Sula Islands Regency (Kabupaten Kepulauan Sula) is one of regency in North Maluku province.
Sulawesi, formerly known as Celebes, is an island in Indonesia.
Surabaya (formerly Dutch: Soerabaia and later Surabaja) is a port city and the capital of East Java (Jawa Timur) province of Indonesia.
Ternate is an island in the Maluku Islands (Moluccas) of eastern Indonesia.
The Malay Archipelago is a book by the British naturalist Alfred Russel Wallace which chronicles his scientific exploration, during the eight-year period 1854 to 1862, of the southern portion of the Malay Archipelago including Malaysia, Singapore, the islands of Indonesia, then known as the Dutch East Indies, and the island of New Guinea.
Tidore (Kota Tidore Kepulauan) is a city, island, and archipelago in the Maluku Islands of eastern Indonesia, west of the larger island of Halmahera.
Tobelo is a town and also a district on the eastern Indonesian island of Halmahera.
The Togutil people (also known as Inner Tobelo, a term referring to indigenous people who lived in the woods and "could sleep standing up under a leaf during rain") are an indigenous group with a semi-nomadic lifestyle in the jungles of Totodoku, Tukur-Tukur, Lolobata, Kobekulo and Buli, North Maluku in the Aketajawe-Lolobata National Park, North Halmahera Regency, North Maluku, Indonesia.
West Halmahera Regency (Kabupaten Halmahera Barat) is a regency (on Halmahera Island) in North Maluku Province, Indonesia.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.