East Cape farmers’ high-tech crime-fighting plan

Travellers in the rural Eastern Cape may start spotting something usually not associated with the region’s open expanses – high-tech roadside cameras. Taking positive steps...

Saving little lives at Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital

Bongani Chauke* was born with a tumour on his brain. He needed lifesaving surgery within the first few days of his life. Bongani was...

Construction starts on SA’s first plastic road

Construction has begun on South Africa's first plastic road which will be created from pellets of waste plastic. The road is being constructed in Jeffreys...

SA scouts get a taste of life beyond earth

In July, 50 young scouts from South Africa had a once in a lifetime opportunity, the chance to talk to an astronaut who was...

Groundbreaking robot-assisted surgery performed at Jo’burg hospital

In a first for a robot-assisted surgery in SA, a full knee-replacement operation was successfully completed in Johannesburg using the state-of-the-art...

These farmers are using tech to watch their herds!

Many people think farmers are stuck in the past, but many are in fact going high-tech in a bid to keep a watchful eye...
International Science Fair

Three young South Africans scoop prizes at International Science Fair

Three young South Africans did the country proud when they scooped prizes at the world’s largest and most prestigious high school science fair. Three young...

Brave South African Teens to fly from Cape to Cairo in...

Twenty brave South African teenagers will fly from Cape to Cairo (and back) in a self-assembled aircraft that uses ordinary motor fuel and was...

Meet SA’s youngest farmer: an inspiring man making a difference  

A young man from Vryburg is revolutionising the agricultural landscape – and he is only a teenager. Thabo Dithakgwe is by no means average. At...