Bringing researchers and the public together for science

Forensics, facial recognition, psychiatry and eye health may not seem inherently connected. But they all have two things in common: they are all relevant to the public, and they are all grounded in basic science. These were the topics of discussion at Thursday’s Science Awareness Day, hosted by the Department of Science and Technology (DST),…

Caught by the SciBraai Eye

07 February 2014: Female condom use is on the rise, but so is our blood pressure. And it seems GM maize is not that bad for bugs. Marinade your mind with this week’s SciBraai Eye, where we also look at what can happen when an investigating officer shares the traditional beliefs of the person responsible for…