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Study Shows Meerkats' Darker Side Is Secret To Their Success
2014-07-24 03:48:59

The darker side of meerkats – which sees them prevent their daughters from breeding, and kill their grandchildren – is explained in a new study.

Meerkat Study Helps To Understand How Animals Cope With Novel Man-made Threats
2013-02-19 09:56:00

In their environment, wild animals are exposed to countless threats, be they predators, diseases or natural obstacles to get over, such as gorges or rivers.

2011-08-09 07:00:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sono Resources Inc.

2009-06-11 15:06:00

SANDUSKY, Ohio, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Kalahari Resort in Sandusky, OH teamed with renowned animal expert and director emeritus of the Columbus Zoo, Jack Hanna, to unveil its Safari Adventures animal park.

2009-02-27 10:53:00

WISCONSIN DELLS, Wis., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- To showcase the high-octane entertainment options in its new Indoor Theme Park and unveil a year of exciting new amenities and entertainment options, Kalahari Resort joined forces with the Grammy Award-winning M.C.

2008-08-22 15:00:34

A FAMILY of Kalahari Bushmen are to give a special performance of traditional trance music and dance in a bid to raise awareness of threats to their culture. The !Gubi family from Namibia will perform alongside Ocean Terminal on Tuesday as part of the Mela festival.

2008-07-12 06:00:09

By Jessica Ravitz, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 12--NORTH SALT LAKE -- At first glance he's a typical, clean-cut, churchgoing white guy living in the 'burbs. But Troy Marsh, of Bountiful, is shaking things up, literally.

2008-07-11 12:00:17

By Jessica Ravitz, The Salt Lake Tribune Jul. 11--NORTH SALT LAKE -- At first glance he's a typical, clean-cut, churchgoing white guy living in the 'burbs. But Troy Marsh, of Bountiful, is shaking things up, literally.

2006-04-05 21:48:46

By Andrew Quinn PLATFONTEIN, South Africa (Reuters) - Dressed in crisp olive uniforms and shiny black boots, the squad of 40 South African Bushmen took up formation with military precision, the last hope of a vanishing people.


Latest Kalahari Desert Reference Libraries

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2007-01-19 20:27:56

The brown hyena (Parahyaena brunnea, formerly Hyaena brunnea) lives mainly in the Kalahari and Namib deserts of southern Africa. It is smaller than the spotted hyena, and unlike its spotted cousin, is largely a scavenger. It is the largest land animal to derive most of its diet from scavenging. Because of the scarcity of food in the desert, the brown hyena supplements its diet with fruit and vegetables. Along the Namib coastline they are known to snatch seal pups. Also unlike the spotted...

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Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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