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“Africa”

Mar 2, 2015 05:30 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An albino toddler was abducted and butchered for his body parts in Africa for use in magic spells, possibly on behalf of politicians. Continue reading →
Feb 25, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
An innovative British effort to stem sex trafficking in Africa uses belief in magic and witchcraft to help victims. Continue reading →
Feb 18, 2015 11:45 AM ET
Nigeria is expected to surpass the population of the United States sometime before the year 2050, which would put it third in the world behind India and China. Experts expect to see major economic growth during this time. So, how powerful is Nigeria?
Feb 13, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Walt Bonner, FoxNews.com
New fossil evidence points the way toward solving the mystery of how the animals arrived in the New World.
Jan 29, 2015 09:45 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
The video may be the first of a golden cat hunting in the daylight.
Jan 16, 2015 11:30 AM ET // Discovery News
A tour boat in Zambia needed all the horsepower it could get to evade a hippo in hot pursuit.
Jan 17, 2015 07:01 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Tanzania is taking legal steps to stem the murder of albinos for their body parts in magic rituals. Continue reading →
Dec 19, 2014 09:50 AM ET // Discovery News
Dr. Victor Willoughby, who contracted the disease on Saturday, was the 11th doctor in his country to die from the deadly disease.
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