The prospect of engineering the world's climate system to tackle global warming is becoming more and more likely. This may seem like a crazy idea but I, and over 250 other scientists, policy makers and stakeholders from around the globe recently descended on Berlin to debate the promises and perils of geoengineering.
Rob Bellamy 2 days ago
The United States is retreating from the global community under a president who rejected the Paris Climate Accords and denigrates NAFTA and NATO. This provides an opportunity for China to play a greater role in global affairs.
Asit K. Biswas and Kris Hartley 3 days ago
Coinciding with International Day of the Girl Child, Mastercard recently launched the African leg of its Girls4Tech programme at Sandtonview Primary School in Johannesburg. Girls4Tech aims to drive interest in and awareness of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) studies and careers among primary school girls aged 10, 11 and 12.
3 days ago
Dutch officials toasted on Tuesday, 17 October, the opening of what is being called the world's first 3D-printed concrete bridge, which is primarily meant to be used by cyclists.
18 Oct 2017
WoodEX for Africa 2018 will take place 11-13 July at Gallagher Estate in Midrand. Hosted biennially, the event is a timber-focused trade exhibition offering a business and networking platform to connect and grow the African timber, tooling and machinery markets.
17 Oct 2017
Sanral has announced that its six to seven-year project of upgrading the N2 between Grahamstown and the Fish River Pass is progressing well.
16 Oct 2017