5 Extreme Outdoor Adventures in Southern Africa

“What’s the coolest place you've ever visited?” It’s a question that so many people ask me. Before their mouth stops moving, my immediate answer is almost always “South Africa!” It’s wild,...

Elephants Storm the Twitterverse

African Elephant © Shankar S. A pack of GPS-toting pachyderms has taken Twitter by a storm. Four bull African elephants in central Kenya are now tweeting with a little help from human interpreters....

Man Survived on Sunken Ship for Three Days

Harrison with rescuers © Associated Press Okene Harrison was presumed to have drowned like the rest of his colleagues on the Chevron tugboat when it sank in May. Luckily rescuers did not slow their...