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Lots of Giraffes ...

I have just uploaded 159 South African Giraffe images taken between 2002 and 2016. Have a look at http://www.sperka.biz/sg15

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South Africa

Giraffe Facing Extinction After Devastating Decline (GOOD!!!)

The world’s tallest animal is at risk of extinction after suffering a devastating decline in numbers, with 40% of giraffes lost in the last 30 years, according to the latest “red list” analysis.The authoritative list, compiled by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), has also added over 700 newly recognized bird species, but 13 of these are already extinct. 922 more words

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Noah's Ark Cookie Parade

Many years ago when I first started earning my own money, I bought a set of copper cookie cutters from a little known home baker named Martha Stewart.   163 more words


Returning Home

Exquisite photography by Nick Brandt

Who will inherit the dust
after weightless ghosts
finally fall under swirling clouds,
where once mighty shadows
walked on crusted earth. 112 more words

Bamford knows

It’s Friday!

Coffee drinkers, tea sippers, office workers raise a mug for Friday.  This is the day you work for.  This is the start of the weekend!     14 more words


Giraffe Highway

I guess this gives the term highway a whole new meaning… (get it…cause the giraffe is so high). :)

I took this image of the world’s tallest land animal while visiting Tanzania with Compassion International over a decade ago. 200 more words


The giraffe is becoming extinct and no one is talking about it

The bodies of three giraffes were found in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in June. They’d been shot for no apparent — until people saw that… 408 more words