The spotted hyenas of Tanzania's National Park play a central role in the ecosystem and help to maintain a balanced population of wildebeest. Researchers hope that studies will promote better understanding of the hyena. Spot patterns, body scars and natural ear notches were first discovered by Hans Kruuk and help researchers to identify individuals and study their social behavior.
Publication Name: Wildlife Conservation
Subject: Zoology and wildlife conservation
Ready for anything
Cigarette Racing Team Inc has introduced a new boat that revolutionized its former line of boat products. A versatile center console model with race-bred helm and forward seat is already installed within the Cigarette boat's interior. Other features include a cuddy cabin and scuba tank racks.
Publication Name: Motor Boating & Sailing
Subject: Hobbies and crafts
The big melt
Glaciers and ice cliffs from all over the world are retreating in what is considered a prime indicator of global warming. Among the glaciers which are closely monitored are the Aletsch Glacier in Switzerland and the Lewis Glacier in Mount Kenya.
Publication Name: Conde Nast Traveler
Subject: Travel, recreation and leisure