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This African Fish Can Catch and Eat Flying Birds
There were rumors that the African tigerfish could catch and eat flying birds, but it hadn't been proven until now.
The World’s Only Galloping Insect Runs Like A Race Horse In Slow-Mo
One genus of South African dung beetle traded flying for a ridiculous-looking run.
Design An Anti-Poaching Drone And Win $25,000
Can you and four friends figure out how to catch poachers on the cheap?
What Animal Urine Can Teach Us About Climate Change
Digging through 55,000 years of African hyrax toilets
South African Scientists Claim Breakthrough Drug Cures All Strains of Malaria
Malaria is the scourge of tropical nations, crippling its victims with symptoms like debilitating fever, convulsions and nausea, and killing … Continued
Double-Amputee Sprinter Oscar Pistorius Will Be First Amputee to Compete in the World Championships
Oscar Pistorius of South Africa just qualified for the 400-meter and the 4×400-meter relay races at this year’s World Championships, … Continued
Johannesburg Thieves Raid Traffic Lights for SIM Cards, Yielding Free “Burners”
In Johannesburg, South Africa, some thieves have found that there’s an even cheaper and more anonymous way to make phone … Continued
GPS Chips Installed in Endangered Rhinos’ Horns To Combat Poaching
Five South African rhinos have been outfitted with an extra layer of defense against poachers, thanks to a GPS chip … Continued
South Africa’s Soundproof Stadium For the World Cup
A soundproof stadium keeps the neighborhood quiet
South Africa Unveils Test Array in Bid for World’s Most Powerful Radio Telescope
Australia and South Africa contend to host the SKA 'scope