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Global Warming

Has global warming killed off the fish in Africa’s deepest lake?

Clmiate change may have been the key cause of the decline of fisheries in east Africa’s Lake Tanganyika rather than just overfishing, a new study has found. 254 more words


SMS Königsberg's gun

Apart from nature I am also interested in African history so this is the first post that I dwell on the issue to tell you about an interesting series of somehow related events that took place in East, Central and Southern Africa during World War I (WWI). 1,096 more words


Nearly home...

Thursday July 14. Mat reports

Been another Epic day. We left JHB @ 4:30am and we are now 90km from home having travelled 1500km at an average max speed of 90km/hour! 94 more words

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Homeward Bound

Richmond reports: Thursday July 13

We are in Jo’burg having dropped Ian off in Lusaka. He is already back in the UK, apparently.

We overnighted at… 185 more words

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FlashDancer trailered... on the road again

Richmond: Monday 11 July

We were in Mpulungu last night.

We got in, under motor,  from Oscar’s place near Kasanga after a day of very heavy wind,  a hike up to the Kalambo Falls – worth the while. 79 more words

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Waiting for the wind... to drop

Richmond, Friday July 8:

The wind’s up here unfortunately. Mat and I have just come back from snorkelling. We head south into the weather in 3,5 hours. 247 more words

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