From the Regional Space Weather Warning Centre at the Space Science Directorate of the South African National Space Agency in Hermanus
Betty’s Bay-based engineer Russell Witthuhn has earned a place in the finals of the Eskom eta Awards for his unwavering and self-motivated ambition to create an efficient vertical wind turbine that could survive the harsh weather conditions in South Africa’s coastal regions. The Monitor did a Q&A with him:
Overberg a key player in SAs space programme.
A space science team arrived back on the 3rd of March from "the Ice" on the ship “SA Agulhas”, after spending up to 14 months at the South African base in Antarctica.