Posts Tagged ‘Africa’

Singing, Kickboxing Frogs [VIDEO]

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

In order to put themselves in the best position to find a mate, these frogs battle it out in the jungle to gain higher ground so their calls can be heard far and wide. Found at YouTube from DiscoveryNetworks.

Animal Pocket Knives

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

The Animal Pocket Knife combines the idea of a Swiss Army Knife and a jungle safari in Africa. Found at YouTube from dsuhami.

Space Station View Of Thunderstorms Over Africa

Tuesday, June 19th, 2012

An awesome clip of thunderstorms during an International Space Station pass over Central Africa with the Milky Way rising over the horizon. Found at YouTube from JMajorLITD.

How To Keep Kenyan Girls In School

Tuesday, February 21st, 2012

ZanaAfrica founder Megan Mukuria argues that providing access to sanitary pads is giving Kenyan girls the freedom and self-confidence to stay in school. Found at Vimeo from poptech.

Sandstorm Engulfs Cameraman

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Found at National Geograpic.

Kaffir Culture

Tuesday, October 27th, 2009

Historians say that the Kaffirs of Sri Lanka started arriving from the eastern shores of Africa in the 1500s with the Portuguese, and later in more waves with the different colonizers of Sri Lanka.

Kaffir Culture is a video portrait of one such community of Kaffirs and the struggle to keep their culture alive in the face of falling numbers. Found at Vimeo from Kannan Arunasalam.