Tagged: South Africa

COVID-19: the B.1.1.529 variant – what do we know? - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Nov 26, 2021

There’s a lot of news about a new variant originally reported in southern Africa. Early signs have prompted calls for immediate precautionary blocks on travel from the region to restrict its spread. The WHO has called an emergency conference on this variant. Here’s a round-up of what we know so far. If you’re in a hurry, and want to know … Read More

A challenge! - misc.ience

Aimee Whitcroft Oct 14, 2010

Greetings, all! Ah, the R62. The world's longest wine route (and most beautiful road), in the gorgeous Klein Karoo Before explaining the subject of this post further, I thought I’d explain that my absence hasn’t been due to my deciding no longer to pen sciencey things, but can instead be put down to the fact … Read More