The chemistry of love
Joji Mercier. Phumelele Mzimela Ensemble
'If you can’t measure it; don’t mention it' goes a quote by an esteemed Professor of Internal Medicine, a point made clear to highlight the importance of evidence-based medicine and quantitative metrics. 'But love?' you say (preparing to navigate...
Big data for Africa
Bhekisipho Twala. Hlulani Hlangwane Quartet
What is Big Data? Does it matter in Africa and why? How can South Africa make the most of Big Data? And can we still trust Big Data after the opinion polls got it wrong in the recent US elections and BREXIT? Big Data is watching you. Intelligent...
Earth's oxygen revolution
Earth environments, life and mineral deposits before and after the Great Oxidation Event
Nic Beukes. The Asah x Viwo Ensemble
What is the history of breathable oxygen on Earth? When did the mechanism of oxygenic photosynthesis develop? If it was already in existence in primitive oceans...