Tag: south africa

Dec 1, 2020

This is One of the Longest Walks You Can Find on Google Maps

This is One of the Longest Walks You Can Find on Google Maps

At 22,366 km (13,898 mi), your ETA is roughly 4,470 hours from now

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Feb 12, 2019

Honey Badger Mom Saves Her Baby From the Jaws of a Hungry Leopard

Honey Badger Mom Saves Her Baby From the Jaws of a Hungry Leopard

Honey badgers do care!

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Jul 24, 2018

All of the Diamond Carats Found Within the Mine They Were Extracted From

Dillon Marsh

“For What It’s Worth” is an ongoing photos series by Dillon Marsh

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Jul 10, 2018

Impalas Fly Across Road in Kruger and One Leaps Into a Car to Avoid Cheetah

Impalas Fly Across Road in Kruger and One Leaps Into a Car to Avoid Cheetah

Visitors of Kruger National Park in South Africa were treated to an incredible spectacle

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May 26, 2017

Just a Pod of 2,000 Dolphins Under a Rising Sun

Just a Pod of 2,000 Dolphins Under a Rising Sun

Morne Hardenberg took this amazing video of 2,000 dolphins swimming under a rising sun in False Bay, off the southwest coast of South Africa

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May 31, 2016

Just Waking Up to Two Lions Licking Water Drops Off Your Tent

Just Waking Up to Two Lions Licking Water Drops Off Your Tent

Personally, my first reaction would not be to start recording

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Jul 30, 2015

Baby Elephant Adorably Chases Birds Flying Around Him

Baby Elephant Adorably Chases Birds Flying Around Him

A lucky group of visitors to South Africa’s Kruger National Park got to see a baby elephant try to chase a group of low-flying swallows.

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Jul 20, 2015

Shark Attacks Mick Fanning at J-Bay Open Finals

Shark Attacks Mick Fanning at J-Bay Open Finals

The three-time world champion escapes with just a cut leash after punching the shark in the back.

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Mar 11, 2015

There’s a Canopy Walkway in Cape Town that Lets You Walk Above the Trees

There’s a Canopy Walkway in Cape Town that Lets You Walk Above the Trees

Kirstenbosch Centenary Tree Canopy Walkway © Adam Harrower Set against the eastern slopes of Cape Town’s Table Mountain, Kirstenbosch is the first botanic garden in the world to be included within a natural World Heritage Site. Established in 1913 the 36 hectare garden is part of a larger 528 hectare nature reserve. To herald…

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Oct 22, 2014

Picture of the Day: Cape Town from Above

Picture of the Day: Cape Town from Above

Photograph by Michael Jung In this breathtaking aerial taken from a helicopter, we see the beautiful city of Cape Town, South Africa. Cape Town is the second-most populous city in South Africa after Johannesburg and one of the most multicultural cities in the world. The city was named the World Design Capital for 2014…

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