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Beho Beho Bushblog - Walter - 30th August

The Selous is becoming drier day by day, and so the large congregations of wildlife develop around the permanent water points. Lake Manze is a thriving movement of wildebeest with hundreds coming to drink every day, to quench their thirst. 480 more words

Wildlife

The Journey (Abridged Version)

Duriya is running against the upwind as the thorny blonde grass prickle her paws. Slowing to study where she can get her next feed, Duriya glances around for the vultures that act as her reluctant guides. 1,266 more words

Yoruba

Harar: Not Just About The Coffee Part. 1

We traveled to the ancient walled city of Harar recently, and of course, tasting new and exotic foods was our main focus. We had heard that camel was the specialty dish to try while there – it’s not easy to come across in Addis except at some Somali restaurants – and we were chomping at the bit to get our hands on some camel. 693 more words

Ethiopia

Beho Beho Bushblog - Salum - 27th August

Sun rises and sets have been so beautiful now. We get some clouds in the mornings till around nine or ten O’clock then it usually clears up.  301 more words

Wildlife

Lady Wieners of the Spotted Hyena

My lab mates and I frequently discuss weird stuff during lunch. Last week, however, our topic really took the cake. Someone informed us that female hyenas have pseudo-penises. 458 more words

Biology