coffee queue
REUTERS

Defy snobs: order the coffee you want

Research suggests we're self-conscious about what our coffee orders say about us - and with good reason.

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algae library
REUTERS

Sunscreen from fish slime?

Algae could be the key ingredient to natural sunscreen for protection against skin cancer, according to scientists.

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INDEPENDENT MEDIA

Up to 25 years in jail for cable theft?

Tough new jail sentences of three to 25 years are on the way for stealing electricity cables and manhole covers.

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Video: Ford GT's 'secret shakedown'

Watch the GT race car put through its paces by Ford testers prior to its Le Mans debut. The road-going version goes on sale next year, armed w ...

Obama has a point

US President Barack Obama's address to the AU drew attention to an issue Africa must address, says Ray McCauley.

Trip down memory lane
5 years ago on the 4th of August-Lead SA was launched. Lead SA is an initiative that aims to to remind us that it is in our power to change ourselves and our country, tha ...