South African Young Academy of Science

SAYAS BLOG

  • Cheers to the memories that will never fade

    What defines the worst or best day? Is it based on whether or not you cried, or whether you made…

    by tasvidaya
  • Light at the end of the computer…

    Some questions are difficult to answer or even think through.  One of those questions is what has been my worst…

    by Nthabeleng Hlapisi
  • THE MOSAIC OF ACADEMIA: TOWARDS ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

    Mosaics have mesmerized people across the world with their vibrant colors and distinct style. This beautifully constructed colored craft, which dates…

    by Luce Pretorius
  • Law of attraction: A door-opener to mental health struggles?

    I know that you’re rolling your eyes right now, asking yourself, “Seriously, how can a scientist believe this mumbo jumbo?”.…

    by tasvidaya
  • Call it fashion, but academic…

    ‘Dress the way you want to be addressed’ – Tony Taylor ‘If you look good, you look good, and if…

    by Nthabeleng Hlapisi
  • THE UNSPOKEN REALITY OF POSTGRADUATE STUDIES

    Everyone knows that postgraduate studies are challenging.  This is how it’s intended to be. However, while postgraduate students go into…

    by Luce Pretorius
  • I finally found some greenspiration…

    The more I look after plants, the quicker they die. However, I have recently taken an interest in gardening, and…

    by bonnete
  • I finally found some greenspiration…

    The more I look after plants, the quicker they die. However, I have recently taken an interest in gardening, and…

    by bonnete
  • When settling on a name for SAYAS was nearly as difficult as writing its constitution!

    By Caradee Y Wright …well, not quite, but in October 2011, when the young academy was launched with its first…

    by jenfitchett
  • Is it just me, or is it hot in here?

    In the coming decades, ecological degradation, rising temperatures, and extreme weather events could intensify the threats to human health posed…

    by bonnete