Fracking Karoo South Africa

Shell Fracks Off. Is this the End of Karoo Fracking…or a...

In November 2014, a Karoo-based German hydrogeologist called Dr Stefan Cramer made a bold prediction that fracking would not happen in the Karoo. He gave...
Fire in Stellenbosch

Jonkershoek, Stellenbosch Fire is Spreading Again

After battling raging fires in Jonkershoek Valley, Stellenbosch since Monday afternoon, firefighters tonight thought they had managed to douse most of the flames and successfully contain the fire...but...

SA Comedian Trevor Noah Sets the World Straight about Africa! Watch...

South African comedian Trevor Noah is using his platform as an international comedian to educate and, well, chastise the world on a few issues....
Buffalo fights off lions

VIRAL VIDEO: Buffalo Bursts Car’s Tyre…and Chases Lions Away

Tourists in the Kruger National Park recently got a fright when a buffalo used them, well their vehicle to be exact, to get lions...
Part of SANBI Kirstenbosch RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2015 exhibit. © Kay Montgomery

South Africa Wins Silver at Famous Flower Show…with a Little Global...

Against all odds, the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI-Kirstenbosch) was yesterday awarded a Silver Gilt at the Chelsea Flower Show for what is...

Lion Whisperer talks about terrifying Lion Opens Car Door Video (Watch...

As the 'Lion Opens Car Door' video spreads rapidly around the world - attracting a massive 1.4-million views in less than 48 hours -...
John Smit

The Big (Rhino) Shout Out from Maritzburg College

Here's a BIG shout out from the students of Pietermaritzburg College in KwaZulu-Natal to save our rhino. It's better than Chinese Whispers. It's the Rhino Shout...
South Africans try American Snacks

South Africans Try American Snacks. SA Responds to that US Video!

We watched Americans trying South African snacks (and making the cardinal sin of forgetting to dunk their Ouma Rusks in coffee!). Now South Africa...
SA Expats march in London

South Africans Abroad Stand United and March for SA

As South Africans in SA have marched in cities around the country to protest against xenophobia and the violence in general that troubles their beloved land, those...

Load Shedding in South Africa: Surviving in the Dark

Ever since the South African power supplier, Eskom, has been struggling to cope with its capacity, regular blackouts have become a part of South...

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