The Sahara is a huge Thing. Geographically, environmentally, psychically; it’s a pivot point that life on this planet revolves around. Huge in scale, it’s the largest hot desert in the world (Antarctica wins the big prize, but that’s all cold, all of the time). 231 more words
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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria – Nigerian authorities say the Boko Haram militant group kidnapped 100 people, and most were freed by security forces from neighbouring Cameroon.
A Nigerian security official said the abductions took place on Aug. 85 more words
Web 2.0 & Social Media Learning Opportunity, National Institute for Freshwater Fisheries Research, New-Bussa, Niger State, Nigeria,
Venue: National Institute for Freshwater Fisheries Research, New-Bussa, Niger State, Nigeria
Dates: 20-24 October 2014
Technological innovation is taking place at a breath-taking pace. Simple, open source internet-based applications and services designed to enhance on-line collaboration are now available to the wider public at little or no cost at all. 536 more words