The Kombai and Korowai, other Tree people tribes living in the area, had no idea that the Korowai Dalam existed.In November 2009 we made another expedition to the tribe Korowai Dalam though. The most experienced people who where willing to bear the risk of possible failure and eventual injury.
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In 1978, a lab in Montreal bred a colony of guinea pigs in which a genetic mutation was identified.
The spontaneous genetic mutation resulted in hairlessness, and the researchers pursued the strain.
"When I first saw him at that pet store he was so poor and so skinny," Agata says. You can find more images of Ludwik on his Instagram page.
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