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African Hoopoe (Upupa africana)

The debate whether the African Hoopoe is a separate species (Upupa africana) or merely a subspecies of its European relative (Upupa epops… 148 more words


Elections in 2015: Zambia

In Zambia, the presidential election in 2015 is a by-election caused by the death of the country’s former president, Michael Sata, in October 2014. Since his death Sata’s party, the Patriotic Front (currently the most widely supported party in Zambia), has suffered a split over who should be nominated as the party’s presidential candidate. 393 more words

Southern Africa

Diemersfontein Coffee Pinotage

One of the debates in Sweden is whether young people being allowed to drink causes them to drink more heavily for the rest of their lives. 352 more words

Southern Africa

The Chase

Often one spends hours scanning the bush in the hopes of sighting a big cat. Occasionally, one gets lucky and they literally come walking down the road. 557 more words

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When Nature Calls

Taken at Ngorongoro Crater Reserve, Tanzania by Elliot Shrage