Research & Analysis

SA ocean gliders tackle climate change

South African scientists have deployed the first robotics platform in the Southern Ocean in a bid to gauge the precise links between climate and the carbon cycle in the most southern waters of the world's oceans.

Open-access research data for SA

Science and technology minister Derek Hanekom has launched SciELO-SA, an open-access, searchable journal database that promises to make the country’s research data more visible on the international stage.
Research output rises, papers double

Research into tropical diseases

A group of 14 neglected tropical diseases is about to be tackled head-on with the launch of a fellowship programme to promote African-led research into combating these dangerous illnesses.

Becoming a Nation: Exploring the heartbeat of a nation through the lens of Behaviour...

A series on social segmentation model research into the diverse and complex South African society. Read here: . by Dr Petrus de Kock  

Brand South Africa and UNISA host the South African Competitiveness Forum and the Pan-African...

Brand South Africa and UNISA host the South African Competitiveness Forum and the Pan-African University Dialogue Johannesburg, Wednesday 05th September 2018 - Brand South Africa...

Research network backbone complete

The backbone for the South African National Research Network, a network which aims to eventually connect all of the country's higher education and research institutions, has been completed ahead of schedule.