Knysna in South Africa has been declared a "disaster area" amid wildfires, Enca reports. The government is set to announce the practical implications of that later this morning. The scenic coastal town has been devastated by wildfires which were fuelled by strong winds and the worst winter storm in 30 years. Up to 10,000 people have been evacuated and military equipment was being deployed to douse more than 25 fires. News 24 reports that a mother and toddler caught in the fire have died.
Following public criticisms, the US embassy has clarified that the waiving of diplomatic courtesies for ex-presidents seeking to travel is not a new policy. Sections of the public expressed strong reservations about the revelations by the United Stat
Kumasi High School has secured a semi-final spot at the ongoing National Science and Maths Quiz after dismissing Wesley Girls High School, a female powerhouse. At the end of the five rounds of competition, Kumasi High School collected 43pts
It was a milestone paper in the field of computational origami, but the algorithm didn't yield very practical folding patterns. Essentially, it took a very long strip of paper and wound it into the desired shape. The resulting structures tended to ha
We have all seen the cranes and lotus flowers produced from a sheet of paper by practiced hands. Origami is the traditional Japanese art of folding that transforms paper into complex three-dimensional structures without the use of adhesive. Kirigami
"Type 2 diabetes affects so many people. If you have to manage and regulate this chronic problem, these markers are the levers that will help you do that," said Dr. Shalini Prasad, professor of bioengineering in the Erik Jonsson School of Engineering