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Over 400 cities in 52 countries protesting against the production of foods made from genetically modified seeds.
Over 400 cities in 52 countries are protesting against the production of foods made from genetically modified seeds.

South Africans march against GMO Company Monsanto

Saturday 23 May 2015 11:54

South Africans have joined the international community in a global march against Monsanto, the world's largest seed company.

South Africans march against GMO Company Monsanto

Saturday 23 May 2015 11:54

South Africans have joined the international community in a global march against Monsanto, the world's largest seed company.

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SANBI calls for protection of SA’s flora, fauna

Saturday 23 May 2015 07:53

The South African Biodiversity Institute has called on the country to ensure that the country's unique flora and fauna is protected.

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Scientists identify new genus of beetle in the Cape Peninsula

Friday 22 May 2015 20:17

Scientists are excited about the identification of a new genus of beetle called Capelatus Prykei discovered in the wetlands of Noordhoek in the Cape Peninsula.

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Breastfeeding a gold standard for infant feeding

Friday 22 May 2015 19:13

Breastfeeding is being actively promoted as the gold standard for infant feeding.

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Cholera threat for Burundi nationals: UN

Friday 22 May 2015 16:40

About 3 000 cases of cholera have been reported in a worsening epidemic in Tanzania, among Burundian refugees, the United Nations said on Friday.

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New infrastructure needed to accommodate growing populations

Friday 22 May 2015 16:11

Recycling specialists Ecomondo Italy says new infrastructure projects are needed across Africa to accommodate the growing urban and metropolitan populations.

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Tech Wrap, 22 May 2015

Friday 22 May 2015 14:16

Google's self-driving cars, Eskom warns against fraud, Obama joins Twitter and #Etoll trends high on Twitter.

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Science seen as key to reducing socio economic challenges

Friday 22 May 2015 08:45

South African Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, speaking on Morning Live, says the department is trying to show that science and innovation can help build a future.

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How SA can stop HIV drug resistance

Friday 22 May 2015 07:39

A South African National Bioinformatics Institute research suggests that the costly drug resistance test could be made cheaper and easily accessible to anyone by using new technology.

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Farming suspended in Limpopo due to sulphuric acid spill in Nyl river

Thursday 21 May 2015 17:51

Modimolle farmers in Limpopo have suspended farming activities after a sulphuric acid spill contaminated the Nyl River last weekend

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