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Wildebeest

The Affirmation of the Serengeti

Steve Zack | Posted 04.09.2014 | Green
Steve Zack

The culture of the Maasai is also fundamental to the Serengeti. They tend livestock for sustenance and so for centuries have coexisted with the big mammals of East Africa without greatly exploiting them.

A Crossing In Kenya: A Thrilling Spectacle of the Great Migration

Susan Portnoy | Posted 09.24.2013 | Travel
Susan Portnoy

There are no guarantees when it comes to a crossing. You may wait for hours and nothing happens, but when it does, it's magical. At first it was orderly. But suddenly the endeavor became frenzied, as if a wildebeest in the back had screamed, "Lion!"

Everything You Need To Know About Vancouver

San Francisco magazine | Posted 03.26.2013 | Travel
San Francisco magazine

By design, Vancouver is a trifecta of old, modern and natural: Glass-and-steel structures scraping the sky are punctuated by turn-of-the-century colonial brick brick buildings with garden rooftop terraces, and the whole city is propped against the backdrop of towering green mountains that gently slope into the ocean. The post-Olympic boom hasn't slowed down yet, as more restaurants, bars and galleries pile into the already almost too-cool city.

A Closer Look At The Great Migration

Eliza Deacon | Posted 11.02.2012 | Travel
Eliza Deacon

It has been said that the Wildebeest Migration of East Africa is one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, but has anyone mentioned the other animals which take part in this incredible display of courage and honour?

PHOTOS: Kenya's Dramatic Great Migration

Posted 08.10.2012 | Travel

In a migration that makes our looming national back-to-school rush look like a Starbuck's line, up to two million wildebeests and hundreds of thousand...

'Wildebeest' Puts The Animals At A Crossroads

Posted 07.23.2012 | Home

Bird Box studios, the makers of animated films like "Dinner" and "Singing Christmas Hedgehogs," are back with another adorable short involving frustra...

To See the Animals: Our Safari to Tanzania, Part 5

Ken White | Posted 05.16.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

We spot a baby hippo bobbing in the muddy water beside her mother, not any bigger than the adult behemoth's gigantic snout. These are such interesting animals.

To See the Animals: Our Safari to Tanzania, Part 4

Ken White | Posted 05.13.2012 | San Francisco
Ken White

We drove home, reliving and feeling confident in our promise to remember forever what we witnessed today. And hoping for rain.

Water Parks In Indiana: A Huffington Post Travel Guide

Seed | Posted 01.12.2012 | Travel

Water parks in Indiana give families a place to cool off in the hot summer sun. Whether you want to thrill out or chill out, Indiana water parks have ...

PHOTOS: The Life Of A Baby Wildebeest

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From BBC Earth: As one of the largest groups of wandering animals, you would have thought that when it comes to their young, they would be in trouble...

PHOTOS/VIDEOS: A Day In The Life Of A Serengeti Animal

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From BBC Earth's Arj Singh: You could say it is the best of times and the worst of times for the herbivores of the Serengeti. The arrival of the ra...