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'Fees Must Fall': Anatomy of the Student Protests in South Africa - New York Times

New York Times
The police fired stun grenades and rubber bullets in an effort to disperse students protesting plans to increase fees at South Africa's colleges in 2017. By NEETI UPADHYE on Publish Date September 22, 2016. Photo by Daylin Paul/Agence France-Presse ...

Paul Walker's Brothers Cody And Caleb Talk Late 'Fast & Furious' Star's Love For The Ocean - International Business Times

International Business Times
“He wanted to be a marine biologist. That was his dream,” Caleb said of Paul, who attended several community colleges in Southern California to study Marine Biology before his Hollywood career started. “Paul is synonymous with the ocean,” Cody added.
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Entertainment Tonight

Elephants, Rhinos Dominate Debate at Africa Wildlife Conference - Voice of America

Voice of America
As the meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) began Saturday, hundreds of protesters massed in Johannesburg to argue against a proposal from Zimbabwe and Namibia to allow legal trade ...
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Scorpions of Southern Africa

Maidenhead - United Kingdom

Information about scorpions in Africa south of the Zambezi River.

New Insect Order Found in Southern Africa
United States

Description and image of an insect discovered in Namibia that resembles a cross between a stick insect, a mantid, and a grasshopper.

South Africa

The Society was founded as the Electron Microscopy Society of Southern Africa (EMSSA) in 1962 and became a formal member of IFSEM (the International Federation of Societies for Electron Microscopy) in 1966. The primary objectives of the Society are bullet to further microscopy in the broadest sense in all branches of science bullet to facilitate communication and co-operation between microscopists and with other scientists bullet to ac

European Southern Observatory: Hunting Mirages in the Southern Sky

Discusses the pursuit of cosmic mirages.


The characteristics of these creatures, their life cycle, feeding and habitat, with illustrations.

United States

Description and biology of scorpions from Desert USA.

South Africa

Photographs and general information including classification, habits and behavior and reproduction.

European Scorpions
United Kingdom

Information and images of scorpions found in the UK and the continent.

Pseudoscorpionidae: False Scorpions

An introduction with illustrations of Synsphyronus niger and Synsphyronus absitus.

Larval Orientation in Scorpions
United States

Warren Savary's technical article about the way scorpion moms carry their babies.

United States

Scorpions are among the most feared animals. Luis F. de Armas explains some of the misconceptions about them and provides some interesting records and data.