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In the heart of Bengaluru lives a primate locally called kaadu pappa, meaning ‘forest baby’. It is a shy arboreal creature, so tiny that it fits in a human adult’s palm. Few people even know of its existence, let alone its presence in India’s Silicon Valley. Malaika Vaz collaborates with researchers Varsha Bhaskaran and Kesang Bhutia to understand more about the mysterious ways of Slender Loris.