Solar Impulse on final leg of historic bid

With Swiss explorer and project director Bertrand Piccard in the cockpit, the plane is due to land at Al-Bateen Executive Airport in the UAE capital where it launched its tour.

WATCH: Day 3 - Bravado Gaming wins Dota 2 DGL tournament

Catch all the live action on the last day of the Dota 2 Telkom DGL Masters out of a Ster Kinekor cinema in Sandton.

Solar Impulse 2 to depart on last leg of world tour

The plane arrived in Cairo after a two-day flight from Spain, finishing the 3,745 kilometre (2,327 mile) journey with an average speed of 76.7 kilometres an hour.

Scientists work toward storing digital information in DNA

Digital devices, store information in a two-letter code that produces strings of ones and zeroes. A capital "A," for example, is 01000001.

Hydration innovation wins Joburg pupil a Google Award

A Grade 11 pupil from St. Martin's School in Johannesburg has come up with a new way to keep crops hydrated during drought.

Farming without soil or sunlight

AeroFarms, an urban vertical-farming company in New Jersey, USA, is going high-tech with the way it grows leafy green vegetables – without soil or sunlight.


Tens of thousands of babies may be born with Zika disorders: study

Mathematical projections suggest about 93.4 million people may catch the Zika virus -- including some 1.65 million pregnant women -- before the epidemic fizzles out.


Google notifies users of 4000 state-sponsored cyber attacks per month

Google says that users often upgrade their security in response to the repeated warnings issued by the company.

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