Monthly Archives: October 2018

Pregnant female dwarf sperm whale stranding at Haga-Haga (South Africa)

A 2.2 m female dwarf sperm whale (Kogia sima)  stranded at Haga-Haga this past weekend (13th October 2018). It had a high parasitic worm load in the oesophagus and was carrying a female foetus (illustrated) . Dr Roger Ellis (EL … Continue reading

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Good to note the value of museums

The article below was published in the Daily Dispatch on Tuesday 2 October 2018. Coelacanth sparked student’s quest Discovery of fossils in Sterkspruit a dream come true for EC researcher By Lulamile Feni – 02 October 2018 It never dawned on 24- year-old … Continue reading

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