Cops Finally Caught a Woman Who Killed Hundreds of Elephants for Their Ivory
Chinese criminal Yang Fenlan faces 15 years in prison for managing an organized group that poached endangered elephants.
An African Black Leopard Has Been Captured in Stunning Rare Photographs
Sightings of wild melanistic leopards are rare in Africa—but not unheard of.
30 Tons of Pangolin Parts Seized in Historic Trafficking Bust
Malaysian authorities found two warehouses full of the most trafficked mammal in the world.
The Fight to Repatriate African Skulls in European Museum Collections
Africans have been calling for the return of ancestors’ remains for decades, and at least one Western leader is now listening.
The Whole Weezer/"Africa" Thing Was My Fault and I’m So Sorry
A Noisey editor's formal apology for helping to create a pop culture monster.
Listen to Weezer Cover TLC, Black Sabbath, and More on ‘The Teal Album’
After their "Africa" cover miraculously came into existence last year, Rivers Cuomo and co have decided to release a whole damn covers album.
More Than Half of Wild Coffee Species Are at Risk of Extinction
Wild coffee is not normally harvested, but it is crucial to the sustainability of cultivated varieties like Arabica and Rustica.
"Worst Sound Installation Ever" to Play Toto's "Africa" for All Eternity
Artist Max Siedentopf has set up some battery-powered speakers in the Namib Desert. "Africa" will play on loop until the installation is consumed by the sands of time.
Alex Robert Ross
'Four Drink Maximum' Drive-Up Bar Stirs Up Controversy, Which Was the Point
Ah, the old bait and switch.
Danai Gurira Says We Need to 'Re-Engage' the HIV Epidemic in Africa
"Black Panther" star Danai Gurira recently accepted her title as a UN Global Ambassador and spoke about her passion for HIV prevention and education.
Inside the Psychedelic New Film Genre Redefining African Representation
Kenyan filmmakers Wanuri Kahiu, Likarion Wainaina, and Philippa Ndisi-Herrmann tell us how AFROBUBBLEGUM is expanding onscreen depictions of Africa.
Sophie Monks Kaufman
Mysterious Waves Rippled Across the Earth and Scientists Don't Know Why
Some seismologists have speculated the strange waves could be related to volcanic activity.