Academy of Science of South Africa

 
Way forward for the humanities
Way forward for the humanities
Most of the recommendations of the charter for the future of the humanities and the social sciences have been accepted. As Minister of Higher...
Death of humanities will mean 'the dissolution of society'
Death of humanities will mean 'the dissolution of society'
There is a crisis in the humanities. Many balk at the word "crisis" but there is no better way to describe the state of affairs. As the Assaf...
SA must hear calls for change in humanities
SA must hear calls for change in humanities
What exactly are the problems facing the humanities and social sciences (or "humanities" for short) in South Africa? Why do we face them? And what...
Waging war on Durban's poison
Waging war on Durban's poison
Can cities in developing countries, including South Africa, realistically be expected to reduce their toxic greenhouse gas emissions when they have...
Overcoming gender myths in science
Overcoming gender myths in science
Boys are smarter than girls, scientists are nerds, and science is so hard that girls can't cope with it —
Hard choices over doctorates
Hard choices over doctorates
Following this week's launch of a study showing how dismally low South Africa's production of PhD graduates is, government now faces politically...

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