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Stalking Tanzania's Man-Eating Lions
Nature's most efficient predators are hunting down the people of southern Tanzania. These cats are cunning, hungry, and—some believe—not of this world.
Photograph by Ami Vitale

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The village leader of Navunga watches as Dairen Simpson lays a trap near the place they called "Baghdad, the place of Osama" in Tanzania. This remote area fills villagers with dread. It is a particularly dense stretch of forest with natural springs and a notorious lair of lions.
Contributing Photographer Ami Vitale


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