#Science

  • Article: Scientists Pitch New 'Planetary Health Diet' to Save Lives and Environment
    Food & Hunger

    Scientists Pitch New 'Planetary Health Diet' to Save Lives and Environment

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 17, 2019

    Americans are being urged to eat 84% less red meat. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Rush to Develop Vaccine for Virus More Deadly Than Zika
    Health

    Scientists Rush to Develop Vaccine for Virus More Deadly Than Zika

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2019

    “We’re trying to get ahead of the curve.” Read more

  • Article: A Groundbreaking Health Discovery in Pretoria Could See More TB Patients Treated Effectively
    Health

    A Groundbreaking Health Discovery in Pretoria Could See More TB Patients Treated Effectively

    By Thato Mahlangu|Dec. 18, 2018

    "South Africa is ranked as one of the countries with the highest number of people infected with TB." Read more

  • Article: Innovating The Future To Close The Gender Gap In South Africa
    PartnerGirls & Women

    Innovating The Future To Close The Gender Gap In South Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 28, 2018|Motsepe Foundation

    The Motsepe Foundation is increasing the number of girls and women in Science and Technology. Read more

  • Article: This Trailblazing South African Pilot Is Now Working to Get Girls Into Science
    Girls & Women

    This Trailblazing South African Pilot Is Now Working to Get Girls Into Science

    By Mbali Kgame|Oct. 11, 2018

    Refilwe Ledwaba is first black woman to fly for the South African Police Services. Read more

  • Article: This Scientist Figured Out How to Turn Plastic Waste Into Fuel
    Finance & Innovation

    This Scientist Figured Out How to Turn Plastic Waste Into Fuel

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 10, 2018

    "The beauty of this process is that it's not very picky.” Read more

  • Article: This British Astronomer Just Donated £2.3M Prize Winnings to Help Minorities Become Scientists
    Girls & Women

    This British Astronomer Just Donated £2.3M Prize Winnings to Help Minorities Become Scientists

    By Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2018

    The same discovery was awarded the Nobel prize in 1974 — but it went to her male collaborators. Read more

  • Article: British Scientists Just Invented a Way to Make 'Unlimited Renewable Energy'
    Environment

    British Scientists Just Invented a Way to Make 'Unlimited Renewable Energy'

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Erica Sanchez|Sept. 5, 2018

    It’s called "semi-artificial photosynthesis" — and it’s an awesome way to fight climate change. Read more