Media Releases

Media Releases

Media Releases

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26 July 2023National Science Week celebrates evidence-based scienceView article
21 July 2023National Science Week 2023 to be launched in LimpopoView article
03 February 2023Albertina Nonstsikelelo Sisulu Science Centre Open DayView article

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25 November 2022 South Africa tops the world in talking scienceView article
18 October 2022 Treating diabetes using the old waysView article
27 July 2022National Science Week celebrates the role of the basic sciences in the modern worldView article
6 May 2022Inquisitive young minds to explore science from different perspectivesView article

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29 April 2021Embracing Uncertainty, Embracing Hope: Boosting Collaborative Creativities through STEMIView article
21 March 2021NRF- SAASTA celebrates World Poetry Day publishing of a collection of poems by young scientistsView article

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3 December 2020SAASTA hosted a final webinar on understanding Indigenous Knowledge SystemsView article
25 November 2020NRF-SAASTA to host COVID-19 diagnostic research webinarView article
17 November 2020SAASTA to host a series of science webinarsView article
21 May 2020COVID-19 Africa Rapid Grant Fund launchedView article
09 March 2020The South African Science Lens® Competition uses photography to bring together art and scienceView article
20 February 2020SAASTA celebrates International Mother Language DayView article
5 February 2020SAASTA hosts the first Nanotechnology Symposium on Health, Safety and EnvironmentView article

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9 November 2019Where to view the transit of Mercury on Monday?View article
16 October 2019Seeing science through photography with the South African Science Lens® Competition 2019

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23 September 2019SAASTA to celebrate excellence in science

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28 February 2019Young people breaking down barriers between science and societyView article

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03 December 2018International hydrogen and fuel cells scientists to convene in South AfricaView article
25 June 2018South African and SADAC youth to celebrate youth month in styleView article
14 December 2017SA-SWISS Nanomedicine (TB & HIV/AIDS) View article
14 December 2017SA’s ‘Pop Idols of Science’ on stage at Science Forum South AfricaView article
23 October 2017Nanotechnology and Energy SymposiumView article
09 October 2017SJ Van Der Merwe Technical High School crowned National Schools Debates championsView article
05 October 2017National Schools Debates and AstroQuiz finals: 5 and 6 October 2017View article
26 September 2017Nanotechnology Facility Tour: 29 September 2017View article
18 September 2017Nanotechnology Facility Tour: 20 September 2017View article
25 August 2017National Schools Debates 2017 provincial competitions to focus on Square Kilometer Array TelescopeView article
21 August 2017Seeing science through photographyView article
24 July 2017Top grade 12 science learners to jet off to LondonView article
7 July 2017Top Science learners honoured at the National Science Olympiad awardsView article
30 June 2017Minister Pandor to deliver keynote address at the National Science Olympiad awardsView article
20 April 2017Opening 27 May 2017 – The Iziko Planetarium and Digital DomeView article
31 October 2016South African biotechnology perceptions survey shows improved awarenessView article
7 October 2016Randfontein High School to take a bite of the Big AppleView article
28 June 2016SAASTA to honour top science learnersView article
7 June 2016SAASTA caught up with Nozipho for a Q&A just before the semisView article
6 June 2016Nozipho ready to dazzle the worldView article
12 May 2016Gumbi wins FameLab South Africa 2016 awardView article
3 May 2016Who is going to be the next South African ‘Pop Idol of Science’?View article
16 March 2016Top ten FameLab SA finalists to compete for the chance to share their research on an international stageView article
8 March 2016Top South African Young Science Communicators to Compete in the FameLab SA Semi-FinalsView article
25 February 2016Science Communication Training Programme for Female Scientists and ResearchersView article
19 February 2016SAASTA and MDDA join forces to promote scienceView article
19 February 2016Communication is Key for Responsible Research and InnovationView article
26 January 2016FameLab: Auditioning for the next ‘Pop Idols of Science’View article
1 October 2015DAAD/SAASTA symposium to inspire the next generation of science communicatorsView article
16 July 2015Top learners to attend London International Youth Science ForumView article
6 July 2015National Science Olympiad honours Hamandishe MathivhaView article