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Greatest living branch of SA history

Enrico and Erna Liebenberg spent two years travelling 40 000km, visiting some of the most remote parts of SA in search of a tree.

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IOL cecil the lion

The real cost of trophy game hunting

Is there more to this industry than the desire of rich white men to demonstrate their machismo, asks Tom Bawden.

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Fight to save Indonesia's jungle corridors

Camp Leakey in the Tanjung Puting National Park in Indonesia is home to around 6 000 rescued orangutans.

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The real cost of trophy game hunting
July 31 2015 at 13:31

Is there more to this industry than the desire of rich white men to demonstrate their machismo, asks Tom Bawden.

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Greatest living branch of SA history
July 31 2015 at 13:32

Enrico and Erna Liebenberg spent two years travelling 40 000km, visiting some of the most remote parts of SA in search of a tree.

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Fight to save Indonesia's jungle corridors
July 31 2015 at 13:30

Camp Leakey in the Tanjung Puting National Park in Indonesia is home to around 6 000 rescued orangutans.

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Forests store less CO2 than thought
July 31 2015 at 09:13

If forests are absorbing less carbon dioxide, then the effects of climate change will be worse than past models had predicted,a study has found.

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Entangled whale displays its strength
July 31 2015 at 09:12

A massive southern right whale swam back to freedom after getting trapped in the anchor rope of a shark drum-line at Margate.

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How panda faked pregnancy
July 30 2015 at 08:26

Eleven-year-old Yuan Yuan was thought to have been expecting a second cub after breeders artificially inseminated her in March.

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The chimps who follow detox diets
July 29 2015 at 13:20

It seems our chimp cousins can also follow trendy regimes - as they have been spotted drinking water from clay pits.

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The mighty strength of an ant army
July 29 2015 at 08:51

Ants have an astonishing ability to mix collective muscle with individual initiative for heavy lifting, a study has found.

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Prized Zim lion killed for R650 000
July 28 2015 at 08:54

Cecil was a major tourist attraction in Hwange National Park and had been fitted with a tracking device.

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Birds of a feather don’t fly together
July 28 2015 at 08:53

Scientists say Britain's most endangered duck employs a survival tactic by splitting up when it comes to their migration.

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