From Ethiopia, Emeralds – The New York Times

In 1990, while Vladyslav Y. Yavorskyy was a geology student at the University of Odessa, he visited his first emerald mine, the Malysheva deposit in Russia’s Ural Mountains. “I... Read more »

Ethiopia Shines With Sapphire, Emerald

Photo: Addis Fortune Sapphire is the most precious and valuable blue gemstone, found in Tigray and Oromia Regional States. By Fasika Tadesse Ethiopia has earned 7.8 million dollars from... Read more »

Gelada Monkey Army Raids Ethiopian Harvest – Human Planet: Mountains, preview – BBC One

www.bbc.co.uk In the Simien Mountains of Ethiopia, a harvest is under attack from a ravenous enemy. Twelve year old Dereje steps up to defend his crops from the cunning... Read more »

Scientists Discover 3.4 Million Year Old Partial Foot in Afar : [ VIDEO ]

Addis Ababa — The Authority for Research and Conservation of Cultural Heritage (ARCCH) and the Woranso-Mille Paleontological project here on Wednesday announced that an international team of Ethiopian and... Read more »