Four out of 10 Brits are stockpiling food, medicine and clothes in their homes
Seventy-eight years ago this week, Howard Florey and Norman Heatley flew across the Atlantic with vials of freeze-dried penicillin
A group of US billionaires who include hedge fund manager George Soros and Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes have come out in support of a tax on the ...
Zimbabwe wants to trade in ivory, a move it says will help balance its ecosystem, which it says is overburdened by a thriving elephant population
Russia is building relations with African rulers, striking military deals and grooming new leaders and undercover agents to bolster its presence on the ...
The world’s largest listed companies expect that climate change could cost them a combined $1-trillion
Could an end to the Aids epidemic be in sight?
Cambridge University has commissioned a study into its links with slavery
SA’s newest party, the Capitalist Party of SA, will field 10 candidates in the May 8 election on a pro-free market, individual liberty ticket
30 years after he created the world wide web, Tim Berners-Lee is calling for global action to tackle its ‘downward plunge to a dysfunctional future’
The first map of the DNA of great white sharks has revealed mutations that protect the animals against cancer and other illnesses
The Western Cape’s agriculture department is using Sentinel-2 Earth observation satellite imaging technology to promote sustainable farming
The next generation of supersonic commercial flights has moved a step closer
Despite growing health fads such as meat-free Mondays and Veganuary, global meat consumption has in fact increased over the past 50 years
One in five young people in Canada either hasn’t heard of the Holocaust or isn’t sure what it is, according to a survey
Inquest into suspected murder of a Rwandan dissident in SA five years ago has been struck from the roll of the Randburg magistrate’s court
According to a report, an Afrikaans-speaking community deep in the Patagonian desert is thriving
SA’s most famous tech billionaire, US-based Elon Musk, may open a Tesla store in this country next year