Bee Navigation And Algorithms

Bee Navigation And Algorithms

Not A Fly By Night Creature     Polarized Navigation Specialists Polarized light and internet algorithms are both attributes assigned to the humble bee (among many) but for different reasons, although both are attributes of navigation i.e. one in the sky and one in cyberspace. If you have ever lost your sense of direction at […]

Fearsome Fearless, Honey Badger

Fearsome Fearless, Honey Badger

Do “Gentle” And “Badger” Go Together?     ‘Don’t badger me’ has many meanings Badger Mellivora capensis meaning honey devouring badger. But they actually eat anything, mostly they are carnivorous. As a young boy in the bush, I was taught that there are two creatures you cannot reason with when threatened and that was bees […]

Earth Day Africa

Earth Day Africa

Anyone Noticed How The Lines Are Getting Blurred?     The big story. Happy Earth Day everyone. This is a fun ride to see National Geographic do their thing for World Earth Day. So it’s time to put your feet up and enjoy someone else’s take on things… Site Map

Cooperative Birds Of Africa

Cooperative Birds Of Africa

Birds Incorporated. What’s Your Part?     It’s a family/partners sort of thing Some birds — and a few mammals — have parenting aced. Imagine… built-in babysitters on tap! Helpers to feed the kids… Nannies to take them out. Minders who’ll help with the hatching! Yup, it’s true. Some species even have sitters to sit […]

Goodbye Sudan

Goodbye Sudan

There Are No More. You Were The Last     Goodbye Sudan Sudan, the last male northern white rhino, died in Kenya last week of old age.  This elderly ambassador for critically endangered species had to be euthanized after his condition deteriorated significantly. Sudan had been the focus of a determined effort to save this […]

Coffee, Born In Africa

Coffee, Born In Africa

Roasted, Toasted, But Never Burned     Ethiopia, the world’s oldest coffee culture. Think of Africa with a grateful heart as you roll out of bed every morning and pad off to the kitchen. Without Africa, you may have never tasted the cup of steamy comfort you‘re about to enjoy before you face the day. […]

Supercell On Wall Street

Supercell On Wall Street

Cell Or No Sell! It’s Dangerous!     When a painting paints a thousand words.  Have you ever had a laptop, tablet or cell phone stolen or lost? If so, then you know how that can change your life, sometimes irreparably. This is that kind of story — with a good ending — thanks to […]

Global Warming Can Wait

Global Warming Can Wait

Climate Change, Whatever, But Not Now!     Ready or not, it’s here. The young man starts out with The Garden of Earthly Delights by the 1450 Dutch artist Hieronymus Bosh and then describes the profound effect the painting had on his life. This painting hung at the foot of his bed, inspiring and bothering […]

10 Evergreen African Proverbs

10 Evergreen African Proverbs

When In Doubt Leave It Out     I think Africa trumped this one Writers understand Africa like no one else. Streams of brilliant authors, artists, poets and song writers, have taken inspiration from Africa for centuries and the love affair continues… despite what the world thinks of us.     “You have to understand […]

African Trader Zheng He

African Trader Zheng He

Was This Sinbad the Sailor?     Read time: 5:20 min A giant among men Start your year with some little-known history of Africa. Over 612 years ago, on the 11 July 1405, Zheng He – pronounced ‘tjhang ha’ – sailed out of Nanjing to start his epic voyage of trade, exploration and discovery. It […]

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

Another New Year Already!   New Year 2018   Imagine? Here’s to another 365 days – unused – ready for us to write a better story. Wildmoz wishes you peace, prosperity and joy for 2018. Here are some uplifting quotes for your enjoyment as we head into this brand-new year…   C’est la Vie An […]

17 Unknown Facts About Lions

17 Unknown Facts About Lions

How Lions Earn Their Title     It’s a Christmas Lion Story It’s the 17th of December and time to take a break from those never-ending holiday preparations. Here at Wildmoz bush camp, the nights are punctuated by the roaring of lions. At daybreak, the big cats are still at it as they seek out […]

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