Four successive seismic events along the South African coast – cause for concern?
Although South Africa is not a high-risk area for tsunami events, four earthquakes within a space of five months served as a reminder to coastal disaster management bodies that our coast is not entirely immune.
SAEON’s Dr Rob Skelton receives country’s highest postdoctoral research rating
The National Research Foundation’s P-rating is typically awarded to fewer than seven people a year across all disciplines. P-rated researchers are considered likely to become future international leaders in their fields.
SAEON hosts its first online Fame-Lab® competition
Addressing topics ranging from terrestrial to oceanic science, the competitors enthusiastically presented their research to a public audience in under three minutes, with some using props to better explain their topic.