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Stories About South Africa
South Africa's Penguins May Beat the Heat With New Ceramic Nests
The artificial nests could shield the endangered seabirds from rising temperatures.
by Ryan Truscott
The Genre-Bending World of Amapiano, South Africa’s Township House Music
You can’t not dance when amapiano comes on.
by Selema Masekela
How to Connect With Nature Like a South African Wilderness Guide
Tragedy set Sicelo Mbatha on a course to understand, and make peace with, the wild on its own terms.
by Gemma Tarlach
Can We Track Elephants With Earthquake Detectors?
Low-cost seismometers could give rural communities an alert system, or begin to decipher elephant communication.
by Robin George Andrews
The Archaeologists Recreating the Sounds of the Stone Age
Researchers are working to uncover whether ancient objects in South Africa were once used to make noise or music.
by Sarah Wild
Under Pandemic Prohibition, South Africans Resort to Pineapples
A strict lockdown has meant a spike in homebrewing.
by Nick Dall
The Outsize Allure of South Africa's Flightless Dung Beetle
In Addo Elephant National Park, the smallest residents may be the biggest draw.
by Sandra MacGregor