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Robots vie for space in operating room
Robots vie for space in operating room
Science News

Within five years one in three surgeries in the US will be performed using robotic assistance.

1 day ago
MeerKAT project making waves in UK
MeerKAT project making waves in UK

Scientists at the EuroScience Open Forum in the UK hail the project as a breakthrough.

1 day ago
Karoo fossil globe-trots for forensic analysis
Karoo fossil globe-trots for forensic analysis

The remains of a dinosaur that roamed Eastern Cape 200 million years ago was flown across the world for analysis.

1 day ago
Now Dolly the sheep is cloned
Now Dolly the sheep is cloned
Science News

Researchers reveal that they have four clones of Dolly the famous cloned sheep.

1 day ago
Blood Lions sparks massive anti-abuse campaign
Blood Lions sparks massive anti-abuse campaign
Travel News

Local tourism operators pledge not to support enterprises that contribute 'to the cycle of breeding, exploitation and senseless killing of predators'.

2 days ago
App will warn beachgoers before they dive in
App will warn beachgoers before they dive in

Shark Spotters is raising funds to launch an app that will alert swimmers to recent shark activity.

2 days ago
Climate change increases war risk
Climate change increases war risk
Environment

Researchers says that extreme weather changes will increase the risk of wars breaking out around the world.

7 days ago
New giant dinosaur unearthed
New giant dinosaur unearthed
Science Discovery

A previously-unknown species of dinosaur has been found in Patagonia, Argentina.

8 days ago
Extinction threat for SA’s great white sharks
Extinction threat for SA’s great white sharks
Environment

Six-year study finds there are 50% fewer great white sharks along SA’s coast than previously believed.

8 days ago
Reading really does broaden the mind
Reading really does broaden the mind
Science News

A new series of tests proves that reading really does exand the mind and engenders empathy.

9 days ago
Near-death experience may be a trick of the mind
Near-death experience may be a trick of the mind
Science News

Study finds that the symptoms of near-death experiences are not only reserved for those on their death bed.

10 days ago
MeerKAT stands tall for local science
MeerKAT stands tall for local science
Space

MeerKAT has been hailed as a breakthrough and once completed will be the world's most powerful radio telescope.

10 days ago
SKA captures 1300 galaxies
SKA captures 1300 galaxies
Science News

The first remarkable images captured by the 16-dish MeerKAT array have given new insight into the universe around us.

10 days ago
Some locals not feeling benefit of SKA
Some locals not feeling benefit of SKA
Space

In Carnarvon life continues as normal and feels no real benefit from the SKA project, say locals.

10 days ago
SpaceX blasts off to Space Station
SpaceX blasts off to Space Station
Space

Falcon 9 blasted off just before 5am this morning on its journey to take supplies to the ISS.