Visual sociology for December 2018! I bring you back some of the final sights from my secondent to the Central Coast. We delve into the political and health upheavals in South Africa from the past half-century. We then mosey over to the zoo, on a super hot day, and see that elephants know how to throw a good water party!
‘We are breastfeeding friendly’
I loved this sticker at a cafe in The Entrace, Central Coast of New South wales! 2 December 2018.
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A visual sociology of Taronga Zoo as a happy holidays, from me to you!
The most magical non-magical animal is not the horse at all. It is the mighty zebra. From all the zed animals in this world, happy holidays!
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I visited the zoo!
The last White Lion seen in the wild was in 1994, in the only place where they are naturally found, the Greater Timbavati region in South Africa, where there are many white sandy riverbeds and scorched pale grass areas where they blend in well. They were reintroduced in the wild in 2001. What are their threats? “Man, man and man” says the zoo sign. They are hunted as trophies or killed when they are forced to attack livestock due to habitat loss. This is Jake. He is bored in the hot Aussie sun. Continue reading National Zoo and Aquarium
Fighting extinction. Visual sociology at the Melbourne Zoo.