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At the Gobabeb research centre in the Namibia desert, young African scientists gather data for climate predictions.
Watch the full documentary by filmmaker Jeffrey Barbee here.
President Jacob Zuma's administration is accustomed to putting out fires. This time, though, it's a little too close to home for his comfort.
We speak to political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro about 10 of his cartoons that got Mail & Guardian readers talking, and clicking, this year.
Listen to the full press conference podcast as the ANC answers questions on the Nkandla controversy.
Dr Mae Jemison, the first African-American woman in space, says developing countries should be involved in space exploration.
Tuesday marked the start of the e-toll system and motorists trickled in to get tagged. Some are still against it and are willing to be arrested.
From “butt scooting” to chessboxing and Lady Gaga on a Trojan Horse, we bring you a collection of strange events from around the world this month.