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Womankind Worldwide is organising a 300-mile cycle ride through Malawi in the Great African Rift Valley from June 10 to 18, 2000.
Ancient human ancestors inhabited some of the rawest land on Earth, amid the East African Rift Valley. There, two sections of the planet's skin are pulling apart like a fresh wound.
'As we extend our services to Ethiopia, we are leveraging on our expertise, in-depth knowledge of the African Rift Valley and close to four decades of successful drilling experience,' KenGen managing director Rebecca Miano.
The Kariba dam is in a tectonically active area at the southern end of the African Rift Valley, and although there have been no major quakes or seismic disasters associated with the dam, Lake Kariba's construction, and subsequent filling in the 1960s, may have re-activated the intricate fault lines related to the Rift system in that area.
The research combines sediment core studies of the waxy molecules from plant leaves with pollen analysis, yielding data of unprecedented scope and detail on what types of vegetation dominated the landscape surrounding the African Rift Valley (including present-day Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia), where early hominin fossils trace the history of human evolution.
This luxury hotel is on the shore of Lake Malawi, which is the majestic centrepiece of the Great East African Rift Valley. Nearly 10,000 square miles in area, it's the third largest lake on the continent.
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