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Scavengers - a sign of health

It’s a very dry year across the region and the wild creatures are struggling, but this is Africa and animals are adapted to these extremes. This morning as we were doing our routine checks and preparing to collar Leila we encountered numerous baboon carcasses on the floodplain and dry river-bed. 72 more words

Field Diaries

Scavenger Episode 7 & 8 (2 part story)- Part 7

Episode 7:

In Nothing, Nevada the heat can be invasive; get into your pores and make you sweat out as if in a cardiac arrest of some sort, if you’re not used to it.  887 more words


DNS File Transfer


The first example I will use is not necessarily a backdoor for a command and control presence, but it highlights the importance of hiding not just in the system, but within the network traffic.  1,162 more words


Scavenger Episode 6

1 or 2 days later…


Medium-pitched yelp erupted from the mouth of Fresca Lucien, the daughter of the Mayor of Nothing, Nevada.  Fresca was tall, taller than her father, with stilt-like legs, tall and firm.  991 more words


Scavenger Episode 5

Commotion ensued around town; and drifted it’s fair head up to the Mayor’s mansion.  Dr. Lucien  was in the middle of Beethoven’s Pastoral Symphony when the news reached him: 963 more words


Scavenger Episode 4

“No, he won’t leave me alone….at least, I think it’s a he.  I haven’t checked or anything,” John Crawford said, taking a long drag of his coffee. 1,086 more words