23 Aug '11, 6pm

Innovative program saves wildlife, protects forests, and fights poverty in Africa via @mongabay

Innovative program saves wildlife, protects forests, and fights poverty in Africa via @mongabay

NASA study shows global warming will diminish rainfall in East Africa, worsening hunger (08/06/2008) A new NASA-backed study has found a link between a warming Indian Ocean and reduced rainfall in eastern and southern Africa. The results suggest that rising sea temperatures could exacerbate food problems in some of the continent's most famine-prone regions. Photos: Hippos threatened in Africa (01/07/2008) As the sun sets on the Luangwa River in Zambia, a male hippo throws its mouth open in a yawn as wide as a canyon. Night is falling as the hippo herds break to the banks to follow their regular paths to their feeding grounds. Their huge, round hooves made muddy imprints during the rainy season, and have dried to concrete craters along a trail the hippos follow to graze in grassy glades. Agents of death for wildlife become jewelry in Zambia (07/12/2007) Craftswomen in Zambi...

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