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
- SOUNDS OF KENYA – Rain in my Tent
- Mom, Cubs, and Fur Answers
- SOUNDS OF KENYA: Vulture Scramble
- Den Woes
- Aardwolf Adventures!
- Cubs, Moms, and Fur
- Less than glorious introduction of a grad student who finally escaped the lab
- A shy, long-eared cat
- Run with your inner spotted hyena spirit!
- Jackals: Small but feisty