Special Reports

DNA detective finds fun ways to demystify science

If you think public communication of science, engineering and technology is dry then you haven't met Professor Valerie Corfield.

The Four P approach to patch up the broken-hearted

Bongani Mayosi works by creating a multimodal framework that moves research through to capacity and programme development to influencing policy.

Searching for chameleons in the dark

Theoretical cosmology, merely a philosophical discussion a few hundred years ago, is now a true science.

A spoonful of technology helps the medicine go down

Getting drugs to where they are needed is what drives Wits' Professor Yahya Choonara.

Beyond the antibiotic frontier

Leon Dicks of the department of microbiology at University of Stellenbosch studies lactic acid bacteria and has discovered creative ways to use them.

Doctor helps African kids breathe easy

As a clinician scientist, Professor Heather Zar's research addresses the leading causes of childhood illness and death.

Honouring science that works

The NSTF-BHP Billiton Awards were held on June 21 2012 at Emperors Palace, Gauteng.

Post-traumatic stress disorder: Exploring and understanding the disorder in order to develop treatment

<b>Professor Soraya Seedat</b> -- SARChI Chair in Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Department of Psychiatry.

Migration, language & social change: Language as a means of bringing people together

<b>Professor Rajend Mesthrie</b> -- SARChI Chair in Migration, Language and Social Change Linguistics.

The bid book for our bucks

The Bid Book used by the South African Football Association to win the rights to host the 2010 Fifa World Cup has...

Press Releases

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Is your tertiary institution is accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.

Innovate4AMR now in second year

SA's Team pill-Alert aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance by implementing their strategic intervention that ensures patients comply with treatment.

Medical students present solution in Geneva

Kapil Narain and Mohamed Hoosen Suleman were selected to present their strategic intervention to tackle antimicrobial resistance to an international panel of experts.