Tag : South African Journal of Botany


Kobus Eloff: Jack-of-all-trades achieves success

Twenty years ago, when the Academy of Science of South Africa was established, Jacobus (Kobus) Nicolaas Eloff, then already in his mid-fifties, was invited, as...
Biology & Evolution Climate & Earth

Investigations into Namibia’s “fairy circles” in the desert

Sarah Wild
Plants refuse to grow in Namibia’s fairy circles, and scientists are on a mission to find out why. No theory has been proven yet. Armed...