iol scitech sep 2 Christiana Figueres
REUTERS

Policies needed to deliver green goal

Government should make green procurement policies a priority, said delegates at a climate change workshop.

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iol scitech april 25 albino orca
AFP

Spotlight on shark studies

Third Southern African Shark and Ray Symposium to be held in Muizenberg, Cape Town.

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iol scitech aug 145 seagull
AP

9 in 10 seabirds swallow ocean plastic

Around 90 percent of seabirds have swallowed plastic that has been dumped in the ocean, say scientists.

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Policies needed to deliver green goal
September 2 2015 at 09:05

Government should make green procurement policies a priority, said delegates at a climate change workshop.

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Spotlight on shark studies
September 1 2015 at 12:21

Third Southern African Shark and Ray Symposium to be held in Muizenberg, Cape Town.

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Cheetah attack facility probe complete
September 1 2015 at 09:03

The facility was closed to the public after an elderly woman was mauled by one of the wild cats early this month.

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9 in 10 seabirds swallow ocean plastic
September 1 2015 at 09:03

Around 90 percent of seabirds have swallowed plastic that has been dumped in the ocean, say scientists.

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Fracking as seen through artists’ eyes
August 31 2015 at 12:12

Artists tackle the controversial issue of fracking across a range of disciplines in a new exhibition.

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749 rhino poached, but fight ‘pays off’
August 31 2015 at 08:36

Kruger Park remains worst hit: of the 749 rhino poached countrywide this year to date, 544 were killed there.

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Climate change: the terrifying truth
August 31 2015 at 08:36

Climate scientists are predicting that 2015 will be the hottest year on record 'by a mile'.

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Stop bugging the bugs
August 28 2015 at 12:34

The world as we know it would fall apart without them, says expert Pia Addison.

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How Knut the celebrity polar bear died
August 28 2015 at 08:51

Scientists can write the final chapter in the story of Knut, the polar bear who drowned in his outdoor enclosure.

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Sea levels ‘climbed 8cm since 1992’
August 27 2015 at 09:17

Sea levels worldwide rose an average of nearly 8cm since 1992, the result of warming waters and melting ice, a panel of scientists said.

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