All About Hyenas
We study hyenas because they are so fascinating! For comprehensive information about hyenas, visit the IUCN Hyaenidae website
View our growing gallery of hyena images
See a nice slide show from the BBC featuring Kate Shaw's beautiful photos: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8485653.stm
Other sites about hyenas
What others have written about our research
"Rebranding the Hyena" by John Pickrell, Science News, Vol. 161, No. 17 from Science News, Week of April 27, 2002 (with a Hyena on the cover). The article includes some nice photos by former PhD student Anne Engh.
Carl Zimmer wrote a feature in the New York Times Science section the March 4 2008 edition
Steve Kemper of Smithsonian magazine wrote a feature article for the May 2008 edition.
Blog entries: notes from the field
- Difficulty and humor when testing hyena cognition...
- Rate the Mara: Common Eland (Taurotraigus oryx)
- Hyena hunting techniques - diversity and adaptability Part 1
- Happy Thanksgiving from the Mara
- Multi-Access Box Hall of Fame
- Hyenas and Prehistory
- Here and Back Again
- Larger than Life: Sherman
- Intro to me, life at camp, and hyena phalluses (of course)
- What do north clan hyenas, south clan hyenas, and a lioness have in common?