General News

Nov 30, 2016 08:37pm

By NAS

National Academy of Sciences President Emeritus Ralph J. Cicerone – a leader of science and world-renowned authority on atmospheric chemistry and climate change – died at his home in New Jersey today. He was 73.

Nov 30, 2016 08:40pm

By ASSAF

The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) elected Prof Jonathan Jansen as its new President for the next four years. He succeeds Prof Daya Reddy.

New Office-bearers were also elected. They are Professors Brenda…