Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

White Slums of South Africa | Reggie Yates Extreme | Real Stories

White Slums of South Africa | Reggie Yates Extreme | Real StoriesReggie Yates spends a week in South Africa's largest white squatter camp, Coronation Park. A...

News | News

PODCAST | Fearporn, ‘Dysinformation’ & Monkeypox

With the economy in crisis, fuel prices and costs of raw materials through the roof, military confro

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Fearporn, ‘Dysinformation’ & Monkeypox

With the economy in crisis, fuel prices and costs of raw materials through the roof, military confrontation being threatened in two theaters, a full-blown invasion on our southern border, and a nation divided to an extent not seen since the US Civil War,

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China Preparing to Build Naval Base on Africa’s Atlantic Coast

China is seeking to build a military base on the western coast of Africa, its first permanent military presence on the Atlantic Ocean...

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

Why Did Europeans Enslave Africans?

Viewers like you help make PBS (Thank you ????) . Support your local PBS Member Station here: https://to.pbs.org/DonateORIGSubscribe to Origin of Everything! h...

Sports | Cycling

From DUST to Ashes… Fixed Gear Drag Racing on the Verneuk Mud Flat in South Africa

A weekend of racing fixed gear and single speed bikes around the Verneuk Pan... deeeeep in South Africa.

Sports | Mat surfing

Josh Simpson Surf Mat Movie

This is from a trip to South Africa in 2019. It's a section of a movie that Josh Simpson is working on. It features mat riders Ellis Ericson, Beau Foster, an...

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

Kente Cloth Worn By Democrats Was ‘Historically Worn’ By African Empire Involved In Slave Trade, Fact Checker Says

A top mainstream fact-checker wrote on Tuesday that the Kente cloths that Democrats wore earlier this month after the death of George Floyd were “historically worn” by an “empire involved in [the] West African slave trade.” House S

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israeli innovators want to help Africans breathe through COVID-19

Medics and engineers can make ventilators with basic parts costing $500 and a downloaded blueprint designed in Israel

News | News

Out of Africa: A Long Journey Home

Out of Africa: A Long Journey Home By Maayan Hoffman All photos courtesy of A.Y. Katsof re-post from B’nai B’rith Magazine Piath Aguar learned about the “Chosen People” when she was a child in Bible school. But for a girl being raised in S

Sports | Cycling

An inside look at the complexities of Eritrean cycling

The African nation of Eritrea has a passionate relationship with bike racing — and a complex relationship with the rest of the world

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Israel's Amos-17 Satellite Successfully Launched Into Space, Will Provide Fast Internet Service To Africa, Mideast

The launch comes almost three years after a spectacular launchpad explosion destroyed Spacecom's Amos-6 satellite and the SpaceX rocket it was on in September 2016. | NoCamels

Science & Technology | Science & Space

Beresheet, Israel and my African space dreams | Masimba Musodza

Israel can inspire a nation that wanted to 'Bring Down the Moon' and indulged a crackpot plan to send cats to Mars

News | Antisemitism Watch

Leading African Historian Urges President Macron to ‘Save France’ From Revival of ‘Colonial and Antisemitic’ Past

Malian intellectual Ismaël Diadié Haïdara. Photo: Screenshot. One of Africa’s leading historians has urged President Emmanuel Macron to “save France …

News | Weird and bizarre news

Pride Of Lions Eats Poachers Alive In South African Game Reserve

The latest group of rhino poachers to trespass into Sibuya Game Reserve in South Africa were met by a pack of lions looking for a meal.

News | News

Ambassador: Israel to Invest $60 Million in Angola, Including Solar Power Plant

Israel has allocated $60 million to invest in projects in the southwestern African nation of Angola, including the construction of...

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

New fund utilizes Israeli tech to help small farmers in Africa

JDC program will give thousands of agriculturists access to low-interest loans in bid to improve their crop yields, ensure their products command a fair market price

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Delegation seeks Israeli startups to help African farmers boost crops

Team from Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa visits Israel to pinpoint local agricultural technologies that are pertinent to Africa's challenges

Pets & Animals | Animals & Pets

Why the World’s Biggest Pig Is in Serious Trouble

The 600-pound giant forest hog is expert at avoiding people, who are increasingly hunting the animal in its African habitat.

Health & Fitness | Health

How One Child’s Sickle Cell Mutation Helped Protect the World From Malaria - The New York Times

The genetic mutation arose 7,300 years ago in just one person in West Africa, scientists reported on Thursday. Its advantage: a shield against rampant malaria.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

In an Israeli Cave, Scientists Discover Jawbone of Earliest Modern Human Out of Africa

The discovery could rewrite the migration story of our species, pushing back by about 50,000 years when Homo sapiens were thought to have first left Africa.

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

A SUP Adventure on the Edge of Africa

With its island-like geography and Mediterranean climate, Cape Town offers just about everything you could want in a SUP destination… and a few things you don’t.

Sports | Cycling

The Secrets of DR Congos Cycling Revolution | Africa's Cycling Revolution

In a nation devastated by an active volcano and 20 years of permanent war, meet the young cyclists aiming for Olympic Games glory. Discover the stories of pe...

Sports | Paddle craft other than SUP

Fastest Surfski Run - wild, and windy downwind

www.durbansurfski.com A windy downwind surfski paddle from Vetchies beach to Westbrook on KZN coastline of South Africa. Set a new personal top speed record ...

News | Animal Links

Surprise! Giraffes fall under 4 species, not one

For centuries, scientists believed all giraffes fall under one species.

Advice & Self-Help | Products with Integrity

Cheempo - Character Created To #ProtectChimpanzees | #Indiegogo

Cheempo teaches kids about wildlife protection. Join us to reach our first phase $10,000

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Cape Town 2016 SUP Downwind 20-35knots

Average fun day in Cape Town on the new Naish Maliko 26

Sports | Surfing/SUPing

Dreamy Canary Islands Secret Winter Sup Sessions

Here you have the first 2016 Webisode from the Lovers series and Thanks to the El niño phenomenal year in the Canary Islands

Sports | Paddle craft other than SUP

Uganda Nile Style, Village Life | Kayak Session Short Film of the Year Awards 2015, Entry #26

A gangster video for a gangster village life. Finally got around to editing a video from the 3 months I spent living in a local village in Uganda last winter going kayaking everyday on the Nile. Just a snapshot of life in the village, lots of good times a

Science & Technology | Israeli Innovation

Facebook To Beam Free Internet Across Africa Using Israeli Satellite

Facebook will use Israeli satellite AMOS-6, manufactured by the Israeli Aerospace Industries, to beam Internet access down into 14 countries in Africa.

Pets & Animals | Animals!

Poachers kill one of the world's largest elephants in Kenya - Telegraph

Poachers hack the face and tusks off Satao, one of Kenya's most famous elephants, as conservationists warn elephant poaching