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Close encounter with Wild Africa

Their horns caked with mud, Cape Buffalos rest at Lake Nakuru, Kenya. Unpredictable in nature and dangerous to humans, it is counted among Africa's Big Five and answers to the monikers of Black Death or Widow Maker. Typically, it takes multiple lions to bring down a single adult Cape Buffalo.

Wild, Wild Africaaaaaah!

September 14, 2012

Africa! Just the name brings to mind vast wind-ruffled grasslands, exotic wildlife and deep mysteries. Yahoo! reader NITIN VYAS captures the beauty of African wildlife with his lens but worries that the animals we love might not survive very long unless conservation is stepped up.