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First National Elephant Census in Sri Lanka

In August of 2011, Sri Lanka will conduct their first national wild elephant census. The Department of Wildlife Conservation will manage the process, which includes student workers to help with field …


When Haiti Falls Apart: Making Sense of Mass Tragedy

A little more than five years ago, I was on my honeymoon in Sri Lanka. It was a few days before Christmas and I was on a beach on the southern coast of the island trying, in my mind, to figure out how…


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While I get Lissa's email regularly, and love a lot of what she posts, this article was written in s…

Berberine - good name for a parrot, or a pirate. Berberine may make me investigate the stuff.

Great article. These are known to anyone who knows what they're eating.