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James Francis

James Francis

    Different names and paths to the same source
    Different names and paths to the same source
    Naveen Kumar Hairdresser...
    The RoboBeast's helping hand
    The RoboBeast's helping hand
    In a five-bedroom house in Centurion, a group of people mill around, chatting, poking, fiddling. They are surrounded by the paraphernalia of their...
    Cycling: Blazing trails (and saddles)
    Cycling: Blazing trails (and saddles)
    Calling Johannesburg an urban jungle is particularly apt, given all the patches of veld and parks that punctuate its metropolitan sprawl. Not...
    Waiter, open up a can of worms
    Waiter, open up a can of worms
    As our starters arrive, my dinner date purred in anticipation. I’m more reserved, but unlike her, this is not my first time.
    Sitting could be the death of you
    Sitting could be the death of you
    Languishing in chairs, no matter how ergonomically astute, is killing us. It flies in the face of our species' greatest adaptation: there is no...
    Rolling down the river
    Rolling down the river
    Two billion years ago a large rock struck our planet, leaving a crater measuring 300km across. The remnants of this cataclysm gave Parys a certain...