• Bloodhound SSC

    Bloodhound SSC is a unique, high-technology project to design and build a car that will break the 1,000mph barrier and set a new world land speed record. We are sharing this international engineering adventure with a global audience. Why? Because we love science, technology, engineering and mathematics, and Bloodhound SSC shows how amazing – and fun – they can be!

  • Hydrogen South Africa Public Awareness, Demonstration and Education Platform

    Hydrogen South Africa Public Awareness, Demonstration and Education Platform (HySA PADEP) aims to create awareness, visibility and acceptance amongst the public, industries, entrepreneurs and key decision makers in South Africa about the challenges, benefits and safety of using hydrogen fuel cell technology in the alternative energy industry.

  • Nanotechnology Public Engagement Programme

    The Nanotechnology Public Engagement Programme (NPEP) provides information to enhance the public’s knowledge and understanding of nanotechnology. NPEP strives to enable informed decision making on nanotechnology innovations to improve the quality of life.

  • Public Understanding of Biotechnology

    The Public Understanding of Biotechnology (PUB) programme promotes a clear, balanced understanding of the potential of biotechnology and ensures broad public awareness, dialogue and debate about biotechnology and its current and potential applications.

Did you know?

The mandate of SAASTA is to interact with the public on issues of science, engineering, and technology; to communicate the advances in these fields to the public, and to steer young minds to careers in science, engineering, and technology (SET).