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Snow in South Africa

South Africa felt the chill in July as heavy snowfall came down on the country. Everyone and their pets joined in on the fun.

Lewis Pugh’s #ArcticDecade campaign shows ‘runaway climate change’

Arctic swimmer Lewis Pugh launched #ArcticDecade in an attempt to raise awareness around the issue of climate change, which is especially worrying after the biggest iceberg broke off of Antartica!

Airbnb traveller shoved down staircase

A South African staying at an Airbnb got a nasty farewell from her Dutch host when she got pushed down a flight of stairs. Luckily, the South African tourist had no serious injuries, but the host was charged with attempted murder.

More dead Great Whites and other shark encounters

The serial-killer orcas saga continues as more Great Whites have been found dead on the coast of South Africa. It seems sharks are not on the top of the food chain anymore. Though sharks still have the last laugh when it comes to giving humans a fright, as experienced by a diver who captured his encounter on video. US swimmer Michael Phelps seemed less bothered by sharks when he took one on in a race for Shark Week, but ultimately lost to the predator.

Herd Devastated As Speeding Car Kills Baby Elephant

Tragedy struck an elephant herd after a baby was hit by a speeding car, with herd trying desperately to help the calf. Speed kills, so remember to please slow down in national parks and nature reserves.

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