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Welcome to the ‘lost century’

We may be living in the informati age – but where are the physical records of our time here?

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One-way ticket to adventure – or madness?

The lure of space travel moves nearer to reality as volunteers for Mars One are shortlisted.

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Reality internet comes of age

YouTube at 10: The online video site ate the pop culture machine, writes Caitlin Dewey

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Big boost for African innovation
February 27 2015 at 12:16

UCT teams up with MTN in a R15 million partnership that will boost sustainable innovation in Africa.

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Transplant pioneer is leaping ahead
February 27 2015 at 11:15

Controversial surgeon says successful head transplants will be possible in two years.

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Wi-fi to be rolled out in W Cape schools
February 27 2015 at 10:43

R1.2bn e-learning project will see thousands of classrooms transformed into smart classrooms.

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Natural moneyspinner’s ‘inadequate protection’
February 27 2015 at 10:24

Nature tourism rakes in a staggering $600bn annually, but gets a mere R10bn for upkeep, say researchers.

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Google eyes four new buildings
February 27 2015 at 06:09

Google has plans for a vast expansion of its corporate headquarters in Mountain View.

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Watchdogs slam pollution deal
February 26 2015 at 13:26

A decision to continue to exempt Eskom and heavy industries from stricter air pollution laws has been met with anger.

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How to deal with data kidnappers
February 26 2015 at 13:26

Holding phone and computer data to ransom is making a big comeback, according to experts.

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Gerbils spread Black Death - scientists
February 26 2015 at 13:26

For centuries, black rats have been vilified for spreading the plague. But now it seems they were blamed unfairly.

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First 3D-printed jet engine unveiled
February 26 2015 at 13:26

Australian researchers have unveiled the world's first 3D-printed jet engine, hailed as a manufacturing breakthrough.

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'Computer taught itself Space Invaders'
February 26 2015 at 11:53

A new kind of artificial intelligence has learned to play vintage video games, scientists claim.

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