Kagiso’s environmental and health hazard in pictures

I interviewed Mariette Lieferink for episode 3 of The Science Inside, and she took me on a tour of Kagiso, a township on Jozi’s West Rand, which is heavily affected by acid mine drainage. These pictures show Mariette informing a community, who are in the process of rising up against mines in the area, about the…

Nobelprys vir chemie: Een wenner se wortels is in SA

Hy is in 1947 in Pretoria gebore, het in Suid-Afrika grootgeword en hy is met die Nobelprys vir chemie bekroon. Prof. Michael Levitt (66) is nou ’n Amerikaanse, Britse en Israeliese burger en hy deel dié eer met nog twee mans van Joodse afkoms. Hulle is proff. Martin Karplus (83), ’n burger van die VSA…