Archive for ‘africa’

September 1, 2018

in Kenya, Fishermen use Condoms to . . .

by duncanr

. . . no, not to make water bombs

they’ve come up with a novel use for condoms that could save lives – though they sometimes have a hard time convincing a suspicious wife or girlfriend of the reason they carry a condom in their pocket

full explanation here –

July 17, 2018

Backbone of the Sahara

by duncanr

July 14, 2018


by duncanr

this Ethiopian man has some unusual nocturnal friends . . .

April 7, 2018

Love. Your. Tree.

by allthoughtswork

February 4, 2018

Earth from a flying lawn chair

by allthoughtswork

January 17, 2018

This is the world’s deadliest cat

by allthoughtswork

Image result for black-footed cat

She’s got a 60% kill rate. What did you┬ádo last week?

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November 28, 2017

The art of stick pounding

by allthoughtswork

Get your head out of the gutter, it’s music. And it has some cool history.

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September 26, 2017

The Great Green Wall

by duncanr

‘Eleven countries are planting a wall of trees from east to west across Africa, just under the southern edge of the Sahara desert. The goal is to fight the effects of climate change by reversing desertification