Under the right conditions marathons could be run in under two hours.
African Australians contribute to all major musical genres - from dance to hip hop and beyond.
It would be a mistake to ridicule what's been achieved in the Horn of Africa, but obstacles remain.
Planning for rivers is one thing, but implementation is another as urbanisation and population growth increases.
Framing xenophobic violence as a question of immigrant victimisation invites divisions between neighbours.
Despite all Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed's inspirational reforms, there can be no progress without the rural majority.
Green infrastructure can be a valuable tool in helping vulnerable communities to face the double threat of flooding and drought.
There is a need for genetic services in low and middle-income countries.
The Belt and Road Initiative will not be starting entirely from scratch. China has already invested heavily in several African railways.
Ethiopian prime minister Abiy Ahmed Ali's project of reconciliation can be greatly helped by the Orthodox Church.
Soil scientists have rarely gone the extra mile to translate their knowledge into forms that can be integrated into economic decision making.
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed needs to strike a balance between forgiveness and justice.
A crate digger essentially builds a personal library of sonic texts that often can't be found on the internet or in official archives.
Conflict patterns in Africa have changed rapidly in recent years posing a challenge to peace and security.
In Ethiopia most of the milk comes from local breeds which aren't suited to milk production.
Astronomy is accessible to anyone with a view of the sky.
Relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea have improved thanks to efforts made by Ethiopia's new premier.
Connecting smugglers, disposable workers, garbage pickers and the poorest of consumers, the flip-flop trail is one of globalisation’s darker stories.
Lake Turkana's status as a World Heritage Site hasn't protected it from environmental threats.
If peace is achieved between Ethiopia and Eritrea, it will help stabilise the Horn of Africa, and the broader East Africa region.