The Atacama in northern Chile is the driest desert in the world, and may be the oldest, but lithium mining may be slowly killing the region's ability to sustain life.
A dinner date with Hermes the caracal on Kloof Corner - a local Captonian sundowner spot hidden under the shadow of Table Mountain.
We often hear the saying that we should let sleeping dogs lie, but we never hear the same being said about leopards. After this video, maybe we should change that.
Having a bath next to live tigers sound a bit fake.
The South African Weather Service warns of heavy rain to hit the eastern parts of South Africa.
Researchers note that the Antarctic has experienced a temperature spike as part of a warming climate trend that could impact on South African weather.
A primary school in Orange Farm, Johannesburg, has been temporarily closed because raw sewage was flowing into classrooms and clogged toilets, some riddled with maggots. (Papi Morake/Gallo Images)
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Baby Khanyisa was rescued in January from a poacher's snare and is currently recovering at the Hoedspruit Elephant Rehabilitation and Development centre.
This week, the ultimate adventure stay opened within the Ngala Private Game Reserve, which has unfenced borders with the Kruger National Park.
Its name is Inspector Clouseau and is the only known pink manta ray in the world.
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The couple will leave the family in March.
The collaboration celebrates Black History Month in the U.S.
This is fuelling dangerous drug resistance in children.
All courtesy of the International Public Art Festival.
They are now engaged.
Some packages have increased, others not.
It seems that children affected by the virus are in the minority. Why is that?
The anti-poaching unit at Aquila Private Game Reserve started their Valentine’s Day with the most beautiful bundle-of-love sighting on Valentine's Day.
Ever wondered what the diet of the marine animals at the aquarium is?
The convention even offered a hunt with Donald J. Trump Jr. and the option to hunt endangered African wildlife.
Although astrophysicists do not know the source of the radio signals, it's almost definitely not aliens.
The pharmaceutical waste from Buffalo City dump sites reveals that the sale of over-the-counter drugs remains vastly unregulated and under-researched.
In less than two years, scientists expect to receive the first-ever images of, and data about, the sun's poles.
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Deloitte Africa's leader in energy resources and industrials, Andrew Lane, told Fin24 that decarbonisation would become a much more prominent issue for South Africa in the coming years and that every bit of progress was significant.
Two orcas were filmed encircling the unfortunate shark in what appears to be a hunt.
NASA's Christina Koch returned to Earth safely on Thursday after shattering the spaceflight record for female astronauts with a stay of almost 11 months aboard the International Space Station.
This florist is selling bouquets of flowers with hand sanitizer. How romantic.
An Australian television personality has thrown his hat in the ring to help capture a giant Indonesian crocodile and remove a motorcycle tyre stuck around its neck.
From plants to animals, photos show how budding life is returning to the scorched region.
The global cost of air pollution caused by fossil fuels is $8bn a day, or roughly 3.3% of the entire world's economic output, an environmental research group said on Wednesday.
South Africa will fund the rest of the R800 million investment, which wil push MeerKAT's data storage to 100 Petabytes – or 22 million DVDs
Kobe Bryant wore a pair of Nikes while diving with sharks in 2013. While working to make a comeback against Allen Iverson, he studied how they hunt seals.
Nine women and seven men have began their studies at the Tourvest Field Guide Academy which opened its doors in September 2019.
A 6.2-magnitude earthquake has struck Papua New Guinea, the US Geological Survey has said, but no tsunami warning has immediately been issued.
Global temperatures for December and January were especially hot, data from international organisations shows.
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