Sat, 28 Jun 2003 06:22:08 GMT

On the Plain, Wily Buffalo Outfox Indians. A herd of 32 bison, abandoned by a rancher in trouble with the law, are running wild in Oregon, and frustrating efforts to trap them. By Sarah Kershaw. [New York Times: Science]

Well, they are only outfoxing the Indians because they Indians are trying to capture ALL the buffalo humanely, rather than just shooting them all. They should be praised for taking a lot of time and expending a lot of effort instead of taking the easiest route.