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The month of meteor showers

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Tyler Naumann Indeed, April is an exciting month for the sky. As Earth passes through the tail of Halley’s Comet as well as the event of the Lyrids Meteor Shower , the sky will be flashing and firing with activity, and the moon will also provide us with the clearest …

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Johannesburg’s car-free October

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By Tyler Naumann During the month of October, the City of Johannesburg will be hosting the world’s second EcoMobility World Festival and Exhibition. Various main roads and streets will be closed in the office and shopping districts of Sandton and will only be accessible via public transport. Executive mayor of …

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[Gallery] March for rhinos and elephants 2014

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Photos by: Madeleine Chaput and Sarah Gardner A march took place in Grahamstown on Saturday, 4 October, in support of rhinos and elephants. They are poached for their ivory which is in high demand throughout Asia. In 2013, over 20 000 elephants were poached in Africa and 1004 rhinos were poached in …

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One Street, One Tank

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Words by Jane Berg Photo courtesy of Mbulelo Lipile Makana’s water service delivery could be improved if the ‘One Street, One Tank’ project initiated by the Khulumani Water for Dignity Project is successful Khulumani has installed the first three of five pilot tanks in Extension 10 in Grahamstown and hope to …

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