By Darren Smith, Weekend Contributor If you have wondered how many cows your hand in marriage is worth, a new app may provide you with some important information–and more importantly, can you command More Cow (wedding) Bell. Robert Matsaneng, a 26-year-old South African software developer, developed an app to measure how much Lobola the bride […]
NASA visualizes the 22,000 tons of life-giving dust that flows between Africa and South America. On Earth, there couldn't be a bigger difference between the Amazon rainforest and the African Sahara. The latter is a brown streak of wasteland; the former, green and teeming with life. Show More Summary
The South African port of Durban has started an excavation project to triple its capacity to handle large container ships, encouraging more vessels to sail around the Cape of Good Hope, rather than use the Suez Canal. The post Durban Digs Deep to Lure Large Container Ships From Suez Canal appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Wallie Coetsee holds a one-shot lead at the Joburg Open after a 6-under 65 on Friday put him 12 under par and at the front of a group of South Africans.
Pan African Resources, which has two gold mines and a platinum operation in South Africa, said second-half profit dropped 63 percent because it mined low-grade ore at its Evander operation. ||| PAN African Resources, which has two gold...Show More Summary
South African Nic Henning carded a west course record-equaling nine-under par 62 to take a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Joburg Open on Thursday.
Millions of African Americans moved from the South in the early 20th century to seek better job opportunities and higher wages, but a new study on the historic Great Migration shows that with improved economic conditions came a greater risk of mortality.
While the US has allowed Chardonnay from Stellenbosch to flow duty-free into American goblets since 2000, taxes imposed on Yankee bird meat that same year have impeded US chicken sales to the growing South African market.
NASA’s CALIPSO satellite tracks giant plumes of dust that travel from Africa’s Sahara desert to South America’s Amazon rainforest. The Goddard Spaceflight Center has released a video that gives a 3D representation of the dust plumes as NASA research scientist Dr. Hongbin Yu explains the phenomenon. Data from CALIPSO was recently used in the first […]
In a lawsuit that has dragged out for more than a decade, plaintiffs accuse IBM and Ford of aiding and abetting human rights abuses committed by the South African government under apartheid rule.
Ronnie's Sex Shop is basically in South African Kansas. It sits along the country's rural Route 62, about three hours east of Cape Town, where the cows graze and the baboons get in the way of traffic. The shop's white countryside façade...Show More Summary
Lack of regular game time has contributed to Wayne Parnell's erratic form, according to former South African captain Shaun Pollock, who admitted to empathising with the left-arm pace bowler
The 1977 Burt Lancaster version of The Island of Dr. Moreau was the first movie South African director Richard Stanley ever saw, and the furious boy wanted his money back. He loved the H.G. Wells novel about a mad scientist surgically blurring the line between human and beast, and years...
Al Jazeera and The Guardian are set to publish "the Spy Cables," a massive trove of South African intelligence cables detailing the over-classification of information and the corruption of post-Apartheid South Africa by US political interference. Read the rest
Australia's former coach Mickey Arthur believes his troubled tenure and dramatic sacking served a purpose in allowing Darren Lehmann to have the autonomy the South African craved but never achieved
Al Jazeera and The Guardian released a cache of intelligence information on Monday, a great deal of which come from a South African intelligence leak that shed light on the workings of several major international spy agencies — including...Show More Summary
I Credit John Legend. In Order To Avoid Being Cast As One Of The 1% Forces That Are Imposing "American Capitalistic Entertainment Culture" That Is Destroying The "Aboriginal Musical And Entertainment Culture" In Various African Nations...Show More Summary
Not many people in the west are aware of it, but South Africans are the biggest consumers of house music in the world. This fact has had a great impact […] Related posts: Syn Cole – Bright Lights (Sam Feldt Remix) Tensnake – Feel of Love (La Décadance remix) La Décadance – Violette
Map of townships around Pretoria, Johannesburg and Vereeniging.
South African rappers Die Antwoord members Ninja and Yo-landi Visser reveal how they were cast in director Neill Blomkamp's 'Chappie'. [...]