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...

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...

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...

Astronaut on 2019 Space Tour to inspire Mars generation

Fifty years ago, on the 20th of July 1969, NASA’s famed Apollo 11 programme enabled the first humans to walk upon a different world,...

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...

Electric cars could soon be a hot commodity in South Africa

At the moment South Africa risks being left behind in the changeover to greener vehicles, but the good news is that Nissan, BMW and...
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SA jumps for joy as UCT students build Africa’s first jumping...

A leap in the right direction as UCT students design Africa’s first jumping robot, Baleka! In a first for South Africa, University of Cape Town...

SA’s first black female brewmaster creates Bold Lager for SAB

Women brewing beer in the African culture is normal. Yet, seeing women as brewers in a business setting is something fairly new. Apiwe Nxusani-Mawela, 35,...

NASA Astronaut Returns for Living Maths Space Tour

Following the sold-out, three-city 2017 tour, former NASA astronaut Dr Don Thomas will be returning to South Africa, for the Living Maths Space Tour...

UCT-led team makes new dinosaur discovery

(Johannesburg) - A team of scientists from universities in SA, the UK and Brazil have discovered the first evidence of a large carnivorous dinosaur...

Cape Town Schools Participate in Educational Projects with the International...

(Cape Town) - For the first time in South Africa, and on the African continent, two Cape Town High Schools are set to participate...

Local TapTuck app takes region by storm and gearing up for...

(KwaZulu-Natal) - TapTuck, a revolutionary new tuck shop app from South Africa that focuses on healthy meal options and convenient cashless e-friendly payments, has been...