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One Band Attempts To Save Tigers With A Single Song

Portugal the Man is spreading awareness of the imminent extinction of Sumatran tigers with their new song.

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There are currently only 400 Sumatran tigers left in the wild, putting them at extremely high risk of going extinct.

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In an effort to bring awareness to this problem, Smithsonian's National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute teamed up with the band, Portugal the Man.

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The band created the song "Sumatran Tiger" and distributed the only 400 records with this song on them, on Earth Day this year.

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The records will degrade over time as the record is played and the song will only survive if the song gets digitized.

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Without effort, the tigers will disappear as well.

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