Stellenbosch University scientists save endangered Lily plant

Scientists from the University of Stellenbosch are using technology to save a critically endangered plant from extinction. The Paintbrush Lily, found in a fynbos section known as Renosterveld, is one of the smallest of this lily group. Urbanisation is diminishing its habitat, a similar fate for an increasing number of plant species in the region.

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Public Enterprises Committee meets to prepare for inquiry into Eskom

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Channel: SABC Digital News
Published: 2017-07-25 07:37:19
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The Knysna Seahorse a must see

Locals and international travellers alike are visiting the Thesen Islands Marina in their numbers to see the Knysna Seahorse. It’s South Africa’s only endemic seahorse species and can only be found in the Knysna Swartvlei and Keurbooms estuaries.

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Channel: SABC Digital News
Published: 2017-07-07 06:51:59
Duration: 2M50S
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Waste Of HOPS – Great Challenge Derby – Plant Kingdom Horses

Until the 24th July 2017 15:00, enter and race in the Derby to get flags to trade for the prizes of your choice. During a race, throw the ball as many times as you need in order to get your horse to the finish line.

Use bonuses to increase your chances of landing on holes with a higher value and getting your horse to progress faster. To get these:
– Win competitions (6 per win, 2 times per day).
– Catch UFOs.

The Jackpot – Throughout the festivities, from the 19th July 2017 13:00 to the 24th of July 2017 15:00, you have the opportunity to win the divine horse Caryopsis. In the Derby jackpot or in horns of plenty.

Caryopsis is one of the Plant Kingdom horses. She can be watered instead of drinking. This horse’s skills increase when you give them Droppings. The skills increase depends on the amount of Droppings the horse is given, as well as the season in the game. When she reaches 80 skill points, she can be pruned. Her skills will then be reset to 0, but she’ll give you 1 x Pass seeds!
This mare cannot be sold.

Earn golden horseshoes for the Event trophy by completing 1, 12, 24 and 36 objectives. Collect at least 2 golden horseshoes to take part in the prize draw, which will take place at the end of the event to try and win the divine horse Caryopsis.

★Music/Outro Song★
Created by “Teknoaxe”. It’s called “Stepping Along the Sky” is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (…) and you can listen to the song here:

Channel: TotalCretin
Published: 2017-07-24 12:08:27
Duration: 15M40S
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Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome finally opens

Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome finally opened doors of its unique new facility to the public. The facility reopened following a 28-million rand upgrade. The new cutting edge technology makes the planetarium one of the most advanced on the continent.

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Channel: SABC Digital News
Published: 2017-05-27 17:54:25
Duration: 3M54S
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2017 OECD Economic survey on SA

Low growth and high unemployment are weighing on social progress in South Africa. This is the summary of the latest Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, OECD, Economic Survey, of South Africa. The survey was launched Monday at the National Treasury building by the secretary general, Angel Gurria, with minister of Finance Malusi Gigaba in attendence. Mr Gurria joins us from our Hatfield studio in Pretoria.

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Channel: SABC Digital News
Published: 2017-07-25 06:01:27
Duration: 8M6S
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