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    Financing your studies
    Financing your studies
    So, you have decided that you want to study further after high school, but you are uncertain about the costs involved with tertiary studies. Well,...
    Full steam ahead: The winning skills combination for career success today
    Full steam ahead: The winning skills combination for career success today
    Two decades after the acronym Stem (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) became commonplace in conversations around competitive...
    Taking a gap year
    Taking a gap year
    If you are unclear about what you want to do when you finish high school, taking a gap year is one of the options to consider. A gap year is when...
    Pursuing a career in the social sciences
    Pursuing a career in the social sciences
    In simple terms, STI (science, technology and innovation) and Stem (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) matter now more than ever. In...
    A Twitter account does not a social media manager make
    A Twitter account does not a social media manager make
    As of January 2015, more than five million people on LinkedIn claim to be social media experts, while social media job vacancies have proliferated...
    New bioenergy atlas heralds South Africa's energy generation future
    New bioenergy atlas heralds South Africa's energy generation future
    South Africa’s first bioenergy atlas has been hailed as a positive step towards transforming the country into a low carbon and future clean...
    ​South Africa’s first biomass atlas plots SA's resources
    ​South Africa’s first biomass atlas plots SA's resources
    The potential of biomass as a feed for energy products in South Africa is limited due to arable land, rainfall and food security constraints. The...
    ​Looking at the availability of biomass in South Africa
    ​Looking at the availability of biomass in South Africa
    South Africa has a limited potential of bioenergy when taking into account rainfall constraints, food security and variability of supply. There...
    Technology and maths brought together in the classroom
    Technology and maths brought together in the classroom
    In order to combat South African pupils’ under-performance in mathematics, Associate Professor of Mathematics Jon Davis will be presenting a...
    Scifest Africa celebrates 21 years with a big, big bang
    Scifest Africa celebrates 21 years with a big, big bang
    South African particle physicist Dr Claire Lee will be at Scifest Africa’s 21st anniversary celebrations from March 8-14. Lee is currently...
    Journey to Pluto and beyond - Scifest space lectures
    Journey to Pluto and beyond - Scifest space lectures
    Scifest Africa is proud to present a lecture by Dr Jim Adams on the New Horizons space probe journey to Pluto. Recently retired from Nasa (the...