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The dung art that's giving Rwandan women a livelihood

This unusual dung-based art is providing a livelihood for women who survived the Rwandan genocide.

A group of women who lost their husbands in the atrocity have formed a cooperative creating the traditional Imigongo artworks to support their families.

They mould the clay-like dung into geometric patterns on boards before painting it to create vibrant art panels.

The first Imigongo paintings date back to the 18th century. However, today this art form is still booming with both locals and tourists.

Penguin surprises researchers by leaping into boat

A leaping penguin has surprised two Australian researchers who were collecting water samples in Antarctica.

The flightless bird shot up from underwater and into the researchers' rubber boat, checking out a few bags on board before it jumped back into the sea.

Researcher Matt McKay captured the incident on camera during a expedition in Newcomb Bay near Casey research station, a permanent outpost run by the Australian Antarctic Division.


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