Sci-Tech

Drink a toast to the wine boffins

The art of winemaking in South Africa owes a great deal to the men and women in lab coats, writes Sarah Wild.

video

Bloodhound SSC: Faster than the speed of sound

The Bloodhound Supersonic Car team aims to break the land speed record, which it holds, by beating 1 600 kph – and they'll be doing it in SA.

video

SKA: To the stars and beyond

The Square Kilometre Array, the biggest scientific endeavour in the world, is under construction in SA. We went to see the ground-breaking project.

video

Space is for everyone

Dr Mae Jemison, the first African-American woman in space, says developing countries should be involved in space exploration.

Topics In This Section