General News

Nov 30, 2016 08:37pm


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


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…