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Day 14 Beautiful de Hoop and African Queens

Everything about de Hoop is beautiful. My personal favourite perhaps being the perfect stretch of gravel road, 45 km in length, which I had managed to almost fly across in 6th gear, both ways. 436 more words


Prior exposure to Bordetella species as an exclusion criterion in the baboon model of pertussis

The baboon model of Bordetella pertussis infection is the newest and most clinically accurate model of the human disease to date. However, among the 15 experimentally infected baboons in this study, a subset of baboons did not exhibit the expected high bacterial colonization levels or increase in white blood cell count. 176 more words


Wild At Heart

Needless to say, it has definitely been awhile. My wedding and honeymoon have pretty much washed up the vacation days I had for work and what remains I am saving for emergencies. 79 more words


Top Ten Signs you are learning Swahili at Africa Nazarene University

10 – You greet campus security and others as you pass by them saying “Habari” and they reply “Nzuri sana” with a smile.

9- The ladies at the campus library cheer when you reply “Nzuri sana” to their greeting to you. 257 more words

Silvermine/Elephant's Eye/Hout Bay Lookout

We originally planned to do this hike during Sanparks free week but life is busy.  So busy that I was on leave that week (12th – 17th September) and couldn’t even take advantage of this 1 week a year opportunity. 1,714 more words

Mountain Safety And Tracking

Beho Beho Bushblog - Roel -15th September

As I went out the other day with Anna and Andrew towards the Hippo Pool for an afternoon drive we got a bit distracted on the way there. 284 more words