SLIDESHOW: Wildlife of the African Serengeti
University of Minnesota is a world leader in lion research, with a significant presence on the African Serengeti for more than 30 years. KSTP's Chris Egert and photojournalist Phil Thiesse recently returned from the national park in Tanzania to see a new project just unveiled.
The images above show some of the wildlife they saw during their visit.
Learn more about the research project and see video from their trip here.