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Monkeys!

I always tell people who visit us in Africa to read a vey small and little known book called “A window onto Wilderness”, a jewel of a book that compiles reports from East African rangers and wardens giving you a feeling for the way things were over 50 years ago. 1,733 more words

Bush Stories And Anecdotes

Stories from the Field: Back in the Mac.

** To celebrate the Alberta September field season, it’s shortening days and industry tempers, I give you a little tidbit of it here. For those of you in archaeology, may you have good food, good company, and good digging soil. 440 more words

Archaeology

MONKEY BUSSINESS - THE DAY WE DISCUSSED LIFE......

It was not hot but HOT that day next to a waterhole in the Kruger National Park. My thoughts roved somewhere between life as I know it and this moment in nature. 341 more words

Nature

Copenhagen Zoo

Monday my class and I visited the Zoo in Copenhagen

Baboon Butts and oceanic stoichiometry

Monkey themed help session! Life doesn’t get any better than this.¬†Everyone is so smart in this class, so this simple-little problem probably won’t come up in the study, in fact¬†there is a good chance nobody will show up at all. 15 more words

Art

Constant argument!

Baboons have a lot of arguments. Especially the young ones are constantly busy with playful fighting.

I enjoy watching them as long as they stay out of my room :-)

South Africa

Desert Diving

We went on our first desert outing of “the season” yesterday. I calculate “the season” as “not summer.” Kinda like the symphony season. The theater and ballet and debutante and ballroom season. 846 more words

Foreign Girl