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Scientists Find Smoke Rings in Earths Oceans

A team of scientists from the United Kingdom has spotted the equivalent of smoke-rings in the Earth’s southern oceans which they think could ‘suck-up’ small fish and other creatures and carry them at high speed and for long distances

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Kenyans should embrace nuclear for peaceful purposes as a strategy

The energy needs for Africa but more specifically Kenya and the Eastern African region are enormous. More often than not when we hear the mention of the word nuclear, some quickly associate it with weapons of mass destruction.

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African genetic diversity to unlock disease susceptibility

University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg (Wits) scientists and partners have sequenced the genomes of 24 South African individuals of different ethnolinguistic origins.

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Why the science of plant breeding needs to think practically

Academies of sciences, in most part of the world, are regarded as reservoirs of intelligence in contributing evidence-based advisory role to policy formulation and implementation.

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Alternative science and the magic of our people

 

David Mungoshi Shelling the Nuts
The title of my piece today could get me lynched by the purists in science. They will most likely cite me as yet another example of a clogged mind and in the same breath shake their heads ruefully and wonder out loud about so-called educated people whose ignorance can be so debilitating.

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