Finding New Uses for Paper Microscope

Updated: Tue 22 Apr, 06:59 am

Ten thousand 'print-and-fold' paper microscopes designed as low-cost medical diagnostic tools are being given away to researchers and citizen scientists who come up with novel ways to use them. read more »

South Africa Going Solar to Boost Energy Supply

Updated: Fri 16 May, 08:41 am

The country's Department of Science and Technology says a new solar power plant near Kimberley, is expected to contribute significantly to the nation's growing energy demands. read more »

Scanner May Reshape Malaria Testing

Updated: Thu 2 Jan, 08:03 am

Malaria testing requires expensive equipment and skilled technicians which are often not available in resource-poor settings. read more »