Blog entries from: BRIGHT CONTINENT


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May 31 2014

From BRIGHT CONTINENT Sat May 31 2014, 09:40:07

Why its impossible to ban secular music in Mali.

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April 6 2014

From BRIGHT CONTINENT Sun Apr 6 2014, 11:48:36

Tanzania's Rubondo Island National Park in Lake Victoria is a place where chimpanzees live wild, Nile perch prowl the depths and crocodiles surf the waves. Come, the forest is calling.

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January 26 2014

From BRIGHT CONTINENT Sun Jan 26 2014, 02:00:16

A pair of Verraux's Eagle-Owls were witness to my humiliation. They called from an Acacia tree as we crouched in the grass, spying on a tusker. Wildlife Guide, Lewis Mangaba, pulled out a little bag and began puffing it releasing powder into the air. "Is that to mask our scent?" I asked. "No," he said, [...]

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January 13 2014

From BRIGHT CONTINENT Mon Jan 13 2014, 12:09:44

 In 2012 I went to find one of my heroes. He comes from a small village in Malawi called Kasungu. You might have heard of him, William Kamkwamba, "the boy who harnessed the wind." His story took flight on a TED Talk in June 2007. I watched on my computer screen, a nervous Kamkwamba ascending [...]

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