While traveling with researchers from
N/a'an ku sê as we searched for a collared wild cheetah, I noticed the incredible abundance of animals in this region. Large herds of springbok (pictured here), oryx, zebra and ostrich still barely filled the vast open plains of NamibRand. This breathtaking region was recently awarded International Dark Sky Reserve status. See the animals in the day, and the brilliant Southern Cross at night.