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‘Princess of Africa’ Yvonne Chaka Chaka visits UP’s Health Sciences Faculty

South African music icon Yvonne Chaka Chaka, fondly known as the ‘Princess of Africa’, visited the University of Pretoria’s Faculty of Health Science at the Prinshof Campus recently, in her capacity as New Partnership for...

UP academic discovers new woodlouse species in termite nests of Kruger Park

A new species of woodlouse has been discovered inside termite mounds in the northern Kruger National Park, east of Phalaborwa and near Mopani Rest Camp, by University of Pretoria (UP) entomologist Dr Victor Meyer. There are more...

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Photography Exhibition: Exploring Art in Science

Only a few days left to take a journey into an exquisite and often unseen world. Visit Sci-Enza's photographic exhibition exploring art in science. The SA Science Lens exhibition is a collection of photographs that capture the science behind the beauty in our universe and the beauty we discover through scientific investigation. Many of the photographers are researchers or science students across disciplines including biology, chemistry, physics, geology and astronomy. Others are amateur or professional photographers from all walks of life that are interested in the scientific world.

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Jul 19
19 Jul - 25 Oct
12:40 - 13:20
Sep 03
3 Sep - 28 Sep
08:00 - 16:00
Sci-Enza, Technical Services Building, Hatfield Campus
Sep 04
4 Sep - 26 Sep
09:00 - 16:00
Merensky 2 Library, Level 3, Hatfield Campus
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