Posts Tagged With: Stanley

ANIMALS An Elephant With Four Tusks …?

Yes, I saw this miracle – in New York! THEY DON’T SHOW THIS TROPHY TO EVERYBODY at the headquarter of the Explorers Club in New York. Members (as I am one) are entitled to enter the so called „Trophy Room“, and you might remember that some posts ago I presented you with the pelt of … Continue reading »

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SURVIVAL Lost & Found … (No. 36)

Did David Livingstone live on Liebig’s Fleischextrakt?It’s a strange story: The German nobleman and chemist Justus von Liebig concentrated meat so much, that one pound could be pressed into a cube like a dice. This „Liebig’s Fleischextrakt“ was produced in Uruguay (!) from 1862 on, and was a hit with all the explorers, from Henry … Continue reading »

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