The Science Inside – Cash in Transit

The Science Inside – Cash in Transit

A recent spike in cash in transit heists has us speaking to Dr Hendrik Lochner from UNISA and Zero Foundation Africa’s Benedict Weaver about the tech behind these robberies. In Unscience, find out whether men are more likely to take risks when crossing the road....
The Science Inside – African Baobab Tree

The Science Inside – African Baobab Tree

The iconic African baobab tree can live up to several thousands of years, but recently there’s been an increase in the trees dying. Stephan Woodborne is the senior accelerator mass spectrometry scientist at iThemba Labs in Johannesburg and explains how they found this...
Business Buzz – Cannabis

Business Buzz – Cannabis

This little green plant can be big business. If you had only R100 and wanted to put it towards the cannabis industry legally, you could buy some CBD oil for medical reasons or invest in company stocks in countries where weed is legal. Myrtle Clarke from The Dagga...
The Science Inside – Fossil Discovery

The Science Inside – Fossil Discovery

The recent fossil discovery of two new species of tetrapods in South Africa reveals that the evolution of fish to land animals could have taken place differently than previously thought. We hear from Dr Robert Gess and Professor Per Ahlberg. In Unscience, hear how...
Business Buzz – The Weddings Business and Industry

Business Buzz – The Weddings Business and Industry

If you’re dreaming of that perfect wedding day, it’ll take more than just an ‘I do’. We look at the financial side of this industry and whether South Africans can afford elaborate celebrations. Our guests are Marylou Bawden from the Wedding Group and Precious ‘the...