Veolia KwaZulu-Natal: Focus on Water Security and Climate Change during National Science Week

Veolia KwaZulu-Natal: Focus on Water Security and Climate Change during National Science Week: Siva Chetty, Veolia KwaZulu-Natal Operations Manager, spoke to learners at Dr. Nembula High School in Folweni during National Science Week Siva Chetty, Veolia KwaZulu-Natal Operations Manager, spoke to learners at Dr. Nembula High School in Folweni on 31 July 2019 as part of National Science Week, in conjunction with the KZN Science Centre. Chetty had the opportunity to discuss the long-term importance of water reuse, and how this can be achieved, and … [Read more...]

Steve Woodhall to talk about impacts of environmental change and citizen science on butterflies at Crocworld Monthly Talk

Steve Woodhall to talk about impacts of environmental change and citizen science on butterflies at Crocworld Monthly Talk: For Steve Woodhall, a simple boyhood fascination of moths and butterflies developed into a lifelong career in lepidopterology, with many years dedicated to unearthing the behavioural patterns and discovering the many intricacies of these vibrant flying insects. A leading expert on the subject, Steve Woodhall will give the Crocworld Conservation Centre monthly talk on ‘Significant changes in the range of local butterflies’ … [Read more...]

Top Engen Maths & Science School learner determined to make a difference

Top Engen Maths & Science School learner determined to make a difference: Thabiso Ndlovu Losing her beloved grandmother during her final matric exams forced Thabiso Ndlovu to suppress the pain and soldier on in pursuit of the results she knew would make the women who helped raise her proud. Hailing from Umlazi in KwaZulu-Natal and an attendee of the Engen Maths and Science School (EMSS) hosted weekly at the University of KZN, Thabiso eventually achieved seven distinctions, with over 90% in both maths and science. This set of impressive results … [Read more...]

Fairvale Secondary School gets a new Science Lab courtesy of Engen

Fairvale Secondary School gets a new Science Lab courtesy of Engen: LtoR Austin Barlow, Nombali Mzila with Mr CS Conway the Deputy Principal and Grade 12 physics educator and Shardonay Hardoway Learners at Fairvale Secondary School in Wentworth in Durban will welcome in 2018 with a brand new modern science lab following extensive renovations by Engen. Engen, a leading producer and marketer of fuels, lubricants and oil-based products, invested R650 000 in the project, which includes eight new computers and a fully equipped and furnished modern … [Read more...]