How people can live next to lions without killing them – new study

There is a sense of haunting to the roar of a lion veiled in darkness. The emphatic “ooooaa!” demands attention as it starts in the abdomen and reverberates through the night air. Its direction and distance are secondary to one’s primordial reaction – a sudden dilation of the pupils and a flare of prickles on the neck.

Source: How people can live next to lions without killing them – new study

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One comment on “How people can live next to lions without killing them – new study

  1. I can remember spending time in a bungalow in the middle of a wild life reserve in Sri Lanka. The sound of dangerous wild animals grunting around your window during the night is quite unnerving hoping those windows have enough protection. Even travelling among lions by car in Kenya gives me a tight stomach. lol. I think I’ll hang out with our dangerous kangaroos and emus thanks.

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