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Communication is costly in Heaviside's Dolphins

Research led by scientists at the University of Pretoria (UP) has shed light on an evolutionary arms race with a twist. This research, conducted by Morgan J. Martin, a PhD student from UP has found that the small Heaviside’s...

White rhinos communicate through their ablution habits

A study by a University of Pretoria researcher into the ablution habits of white rhinos in the Hluhluwe iMfolozi Game Reserve, KwaZulu-Natal, has revealed that these animals use their place of defecation to communicate with each...

UP’s three choirs scoop gold at World Choir Games

The University of Pretoria’s (UP) Youth Choir and Jacaranda Children’s Choir each walked away with a gold medal at the 2018 World Choir Games in Pretoria, while the Onderstepoort Community Choir was awarded a gold diploma at the...

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Invitation: UP Expert Lecture Series, 1 August 2018

The Vice-Chancellor and Principal of the University of Pretoria, Prof Cheryl de la Rey, cordially invites you to the 22nd lecture in the UP Expert Lecture Series: ‘Theranostics: See it, treat it!’ presented by Prof Mike Sathekge, Professor and Head of the Department of Nuclear Medicine at the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria and Steve Biko Academic Hospital.

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Lecture Hall 1, Tšwelopele Building, Prinshof Campus, Bophelo Street, Gezina
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