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When A Cheetah Decides It Wants To Take Over Your Safari Vehicle
The big cat commandeered the truck for about 45 minutes.
Jaws, Section III -- More Toothy Customers, From Lions to Tasmanian Devils: Animal Planet On the Looney Front, Part 12
Laughing hyenas really do sound as if they're laughing, the sort of maniacal screeches you get at an executive meeting of your favorite company or organization.
Kenya for Those Who Like Silver Linings
Author, National Geographic's 100 Best Volunteer Vacations
A significant travel bargain right now---and this is even during the high season--is Kenya where skies are brilliant blue and more than 2 million wildebeest and zebra have migrated from Tanzania into the legendary Masai Mara.
African Wildlife Is in Trouble, and Only Africans Can Save It
If the animals can be induced to stay where they belong, and the people can be convinced that they are no longer a threat, then peace can break out. I saw this happen in Tanzania, where the Living Wall project builds unbreachable fences that keep lions away from livestock.
Can Fat Baboons Help Us Understand the 'Obesity Paradox'?
Jeff Ritterman, MD
Vice President of the Board of Directors, San Francisco Bay Ar...
Does our present high-sugar diet do to us what the "garbage dump diet" did to the baboons? Weight gain, pre-diabetes and alarming cholesterol elevations are all results of our diet too. Like the baboons, we humans will certainly respond to dietary insults in a variety of ways.
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