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Game Changers

Hunted to Extinction

By Jean Dunn Contributing Editors: Ashwell Glasson, Melissa Baird Hunted to Extinction: A Flawed Legal System Wreaks Havoc on the Leopard and other Endangered Species During the massive public outcry that occurred in the aftermath of Cecil the Lion’s death,…

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Adventure

High Climbers

By Warren Mayers To be blunt and punny – the state of climbing in South Africa is rocking. Since the ivory gates of apartheid toppled this country has played host to a number of the world’s finest climbers, all of…

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Raw Rugged Beauty: The Cederberg Wilderness

Approximately three hours from Cape Town, past the lush green vineyards towards the farmlands beneath the arid mountains, lies the Cederberg wilderness: an expansive “mountain playground” that is a prime spot for camping, hiking, rock climbing, and wildlife spotting. Just…

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Rethink the Bag

Plastic shopping bags…we see them in stores, we see them bunched up in our kitchens, we see them drifting aimlessly through the streets and out to sea. We have become so accustomed to using them that we do not consider…

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Manners and Murmurations

How to be on your best behaviour when meeting a mob of meerkats By Melissa Baird I’ve been on several journeys to meet creatures that have taken me to extremes I probably would have avoided under ‘normal’ circumstances, like jumping…

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A Green Future

This is a brilliant and compelling discussion about Hemp, the most demonised plant on the planet but one that has solutions for food, fuel, building and nutrition. Do yourself a favour and watch this to learn about the miracle solutions…

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A Permaculture Perspective

Curious about permaculture or just hearing about it for the first time? Inhabit: A Permaculture Perspective (2015) is an amazing new film that will teach you all about this design process and how it can transform our world and heal our systems…

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Unexpected Beauty

If you have never experienced the beauty of a cactus in full bloom, this time-lapse video is sure to wow you! In the creative clip by EchinopsisFreak, you can watch as the biggest and brightest flowers spring forth from the…

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