Wednesday, 22 October 2014

TauTona Mine

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TauTona (meaning “great lion” in Setswana) is a South African gold mine which has been in operation since 1962. 

Tuesday, 21 October 2014

Damselfly > The Insects Season



Damselflies are insects in the order Odonata. Damselflies are similar to dragonflies, but the adults can be distinguished by the fact that the wings of most damselflies are held along, and parallel to, the body when at rest.

America Isn’t Blameless Either

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In 1989, the United Nations Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species made history by voting to ban the international ivory trade

Safari Photos Are A Killer

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Plan on taking a vacation to Africa? Well, you might want to keep your iPhone in your pocket. While modern technology has turned amateur photography into an everyday occurrence, it’s also given poachers a handy new way of tracking down potential prey.

Who’s Causing All The Trouble?

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With elephants and rhinos on the verge of extinction, it’s only natural to ask, “Who’s responsible?” Well, the easiest answer is to point a finger at the poachers.