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 »

Africa Needs Body to Regulate GMOs

Updated: Fri 15 Nov, 06:24 am

Africa needs a central body to deal with the lack of scientific capacity and expertise in regulating genetically modified organisms, writes Scidev.net. read more »

South Africa Shows Off Its Brighter Side

Updated: Thu 10 Apr, 02:39 am

Ahead of South Africa's May elections, the country's official marketing agency, Brand South Africa - a result of a private-public partnership - invited a group of journalists from China, Britain and … read more »