Jaco Oosthuizen

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Employment

Viewpoint: The Indian state to become a global leader in clean energy

<b>India's southern state of Tamil Nadu is poised to become a global leader in wind power, according to a new report. But first the state must overcome its addiction to coal, writes Nityanand Jayaraman.</b><p>The report - by the US-based Institute of Energy Economics and Financial Analysis - predicts that by …

Renewable Energy

How “therapy dogs” are helping Melbourne’s young homeless people

“Therapy dogs” are being employed to help the homeless.<p>The dogs are specially trained to read emotions.<p>Jess Heerde from Melbourne University says the …

Viral Egg Challenge Proves Dogs Can Be Man’s Gentlest Friend

One Twitter user posted video of a golden retriever holding an egg in its mouth and now the entire internet is doing it.<p>An egg is a very delicate …

Pets

The Golden Retriever Egg Challenge Is a Viral Sensation (So, of Course, We Try It)

What came first the Golden or the Egg?<p>There’s a new trend sweeping the country and it involves cleaning up egg yolk from carpets— but let’s not get …

Man's Weight Loss Transformation Helps Him Beat Addiction | Men’s Health

But when things didn’t work out, Kingery took it <i>hard</i>. In just one year, he became 213 pounds heavier. As he found comfort in food and booze, the 143-pound athlete he knew was gone and the scale read 356 pounds — his heaviest weight ever.<p>“I was known as this high school athlete, and going from that …

POPfit

<b>What is it?</b><p>One or five fitness classes at a new, boutique studio in London Fields.<p><b>Why buy?</b><p>Trying to keep up with your New Year's resolutions but the …

Climate change could unleash vast reserves of toxic mercury from Arctic permafrost

Climate change — aka, global warming, which virtually every credible scientist has agreed is mankind’s doing — is most often associated with the …

In Golden State's solar boom, a tale of 'two Californias'

California has been a leader in embracing solar power, but the benefits are going disproportionately to wealthy homeowners, say critics.<p>February 7, …

Farm murder blindness - OPINION

OPINION<p>Farm murder blindness<p>Marie-Louise Antoni says Africa Check & Co. seem determined to downplay a horrific problem<p><b>Introduction</b><p>In a country riven …

Report into hate crimes and discrimination in SA to be released Thursday

The Hate Crimes Working Group (HCWG) will on Thursday release its five-year report into hate crimes and discrimination in South Africa on Thursday, …

God is angry with Cape Town - Angus Buchan

06 February, 02:09 PM<p>Farmer and evangelist Angus Buchan has called on South Africans to gather to pray for rain in the Western Cape. Watch.<p>Buchan on …

1 in 3 Pugs Can't Even Walk Right

If ever there was an animal that most exemplified a Shakespearean tragedy, it’d be the pug. The same features that have made them Instagram stars and …

The World’s Richest People Just Lost a Lot of Money

A rout.<p>A plunge in U.S. stocks Monday cut the fortunes of the world’s 500 richest people by $114 billion as the optimism over tax cuts that fueled …

Mark Zuckerberg

Science Says This Is the Simplest Way to Remember More of What You Read

Hit pause. Reflect on the content. Excel. Repeat.<p>Whether it's Facebook content, Bill Gates' favorite book or the latest critical business report, most of us enjoy reading or have to do quite a bit of it through the day. But in the rush to do everything in less time, you might be missing a crazily …

Online

John Mitchell on Bulls' Springboks

The next few rounds of Super Rugby will give us a more accurate idea of where the South African teams stand in relation to their more fancied New …

Win with Fantasy Rugby Draft!

We've teamed up with Fantasy Rugby Draft to run a few SA Rugby magazine leagues, with some amazing prizes for the winners.<p>This is fantasy rugby like …

Strange bedfellows — send us your pet pal pictures

In the interest of assuring us that world peace can happen, please send us your photos of your pets putting aside their differences and being …

The 8 best cheap Android smartphones, ranked

There’s never been a better time to get cheap Android phones.<p>Despite receiving only minor upgrades each year, flagship phones continue to grow in …

7 Powerful Things You Should Always Be Able to Say About Yourself | Inc.com

There are elements within ourselves that can either sabotage our success or lead us to greatness. In my bestselling book, <b>The Leadership Gap: What Gets Between You and Your Greatness,</b> I speak about seven characteristics that can lead you away <b>from your gaps,</b> your failures, your sabotaging self, and …

Leadership

How Bill Gates aims to clean up the planet

It’s a simple idea: strip CO2 from the air and use it to produce carbon-neutral fuel. But can it work on an industrial scale?<p>It’s nothing much to look at, but the tangle of pipes, pumps, tanks, reactors, chimneys and ducts on a messy industrial estate outside the logging town of Squamish in western …

Fossil Fuels