Virtual Safaris: A New Way to Check Off a Bucket-List Trip

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Virtual Safaris: A New Way to Check Off a Bucket-List Trip

I’VE BEEN SEARCHING for a pangolin ever since I moved from New York to South Africa, almost six years ago. Pangolins, which look like scaly anteaters, are the world’s most-trafficked mammal—their scales coveted for use in traditional Asian medicines, much like rhino horn. Given the volumes at which pangolins are poached for illegal export to Asia, I would have thought they’d be easier to find.

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It got even harder this year. South Africa has enforced one of the strictest lockdowns in the world, banning (at various points since…

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