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Sambisa Forest Reserve. Credit: environmentandsociety.org
Sambisa Game Reserve

Long before it became the hideout of one of the world’s deadliest terrorist groups, Sambisa…

New Fossil Discovery in Morocco Suggests Dinosaurs Traveled Across Oceans

By Amy Woodyatt, CNN (CNN) — Fossils of a duckbill dinosaur have been discovered in Africa, leading…

In Our Galaxy, There Are Over 300 Million Potentially Habitable Planets 

By Jessie Yeung, CNN (CNN) — Our galaxy is filled with potentially habitable planets —…

The 45 Best Potato Dishes from Around the World

By Rebecca Wallwork, CNN (CNN) — “I used to take potatoes for granted,” reads the…

The Apoi Creek Forest Reserve

In the Niger Delta, the largest freshwater wetland and aquatic ecosystem in Africa, there is…

In Madagascar, a Chameleon Last Seen 100 Years Ago

By Alaa Elassar, CNN (CNN) — Scientists have found the Voeltzkow’s chameleon in its natural…

Sukur Cultural Landscape2006(c) Dipo Alafiatayo
The Sukur Cultural Landscape

On a plateau in the Mandara Mountains, above the village of Sukur in Magdali Local…

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Botswana’s Okavango Delta Ranked 4th Ultimate Travel Destination

By Aaliyah Harris, CNN (CNN) — Many of us have been forced to rethink travel…

‘Big Pieces’ of Kilimanjaro ‘Missing’ Due to Climate Crisis

By Noura Abou Zeinab, for CNN (CNN) — Will Gadd has witnessed at close hand…

12 of the Best Things to See and Do in Ghana

By Kate Eshelby, CNN (CNN) — Slotted into the underbelly of Africa’s western huddle, Ghana…