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...

Collegiate girl comes up with way to stop shacks from burning...

Saddened by the devastating Knysna fires last year that gutted scores of homes, a Collegiate Girls’ High School pupil has come up with a...

Local students develop app to help babies in need of breast...

Post-graduate students at the University of Cape Town (UCT) have developed an app to support babies in...

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...

South African researchers interpret brainwaves to give amputees bionic hands

Top marks to Wits University postgraduates. They have engineered a bionic hand which can interpret brainwaves from amputees, in the process...

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...

These amazing entrepreneurs have been recognised for their hard work

Entrepreneurs make an important contribution to job creation and growing the economy - especially in South Africa.   President Cyril...

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...

Medical student joins fight against Covid-19 thanks to crowdfunding

In January a young South African was on the verge of giving up on her dream...

Brightening the smiles of Witbank communities

Children and adults in Witbank, Mpumalanga, and the surrounding communities now have a great reason to smile.  The South African...

Cape Town plans to use drones in fight against crime

The City of Cape Town is set to become the first municipality in the country to use drone technology in its fight against crime. Barry...

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...