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Bloody Trade: Inside The (Mostly) Legal Practice Of Hunting Endangered Species In Africa

Bloody Trade: Inside The (Mostly) Legal Practice Of Hunting Endangered Species In Africa

Big game hunters shoot an estimated 50,000 rare animals a year in Africa. What sort of person does this, how do they do it, and why?
Why Isn’t Belgium’s King Leopold II As Reviled As Hitler Or Stalin?

Why Isn’t Belgium’s King Leopold II As Reviled As Hitler Or Stalin?

The most brutal genocide you've never heard of.
Lake Natron, The Bird-Calcifying Lake That’s Actually Teeming With Life

Lake Natron, The Bird-Calcifying Lake That’s Actually Teeming With Life

These strange waters actually support an abundance of colorful wildlife.
The High And Lows Of Whoonga, Africa’s Brutal New Street Drug

The High And Lows Of Whoonga, Africa’s Brutal New Street Drug

This may be one of the most devastating consequences of South Africa's HIV epidemic and income inequality yet.
Gorillas In The Crossfire At Africa’s Oldest National Park

Gorillas In The Crossfire At Africa’s Oldest National Park

Photographer chokes up while remembering his famous photos taken after the massacre.
New Technology Takes Aims At Poachers

New Technology Takes Aims At Poachers

But will it work?
Albinos Hunted And Killed For Their Body Parts In Malawi

Albinos Hunted And Killed For Their Body Parts In Malawi

The south African nation of Malawi has seen an uptick in attacks on Albino populations.
Meet Kenya’s Coolest Hip-Hop Grandpas

Meet Kenya’s Coolest Hip-Hop Grandpas

Hip-hop grandpas with style to spare.
Photos Of The Day: Onitsha, Nigeria Tops WHO List Of Most Polluted Cities In The World

Photos Of The Day: Onitsha, Nigeria Tops WHO List Of Most Polluted Cities In The World

The air is positively lethal.
Images Of The Day: Here’s The Wildlife Zimbabwe May Sell Due To Drought

Images Of The Day: Here’s The Wildlife Zimbabwe May Sell Due To Drought

On Tuesday, officials said that the country would sell some of its wildlife to combat a crippling drought.
25 Photos of Surprisingly “Normal” Life in Sudanese Refugee Camps

25 Photos of Surprisingly “Normal” Life in Sudanese Refugee Camps

While often sites of struggle themselves, sometimes life at refugee camps can be surprisingly "normal."