Posts tagged as Claire Mawisa

How’s My Driving?

11 June 2018, 13:05

From driving on the wrong side of the road, overtaking on solid lines and ignoring red lights – South African...

CLAIRE’S BLOG: How’s My Driving?

11 June 2018, 10:12

When I asked a few people in a shopping mall whether they thought South Africans were bad drivers or not, an...

Medical Innovations

04 June 2018, 14:49

A researcher at the University of Stellenbosch with a special interest in blood and red blood cells has revealed...

Hook to Cook

04 June 2018, 14:46

A series of smartphone apps are disrupting traditional supply chain systems and changing the lives of artisanal...

Phantom Limb Pain

28 May 2018, 15:05

Phantom limb pain – a condition which affects almost 85% of all amputees. It’s one of the most puzzling medical...

Claire’s Blog: Shear Brilliance!

By Claire Mawisa, 17 December 2017, 19:00
Claire Mawisa

Originally posted on 5 June 2017. In a time when good news is hard to come by, I’m delighted to hear of any...

The Magic of Science

By Claire Mawisa, 28 August 2017, 13:25
Claire Mawisa

Let me state for the record that I love science! I loved science before I knew that it was even called science. I have...

Virtual Reality: To Boldly Go…

By Claire Mawisa, 10 April 2017, 15:52
Claire Mawisa

Whenever I heard the phrase “virtual reality (VR)”, I used think of flight simulators for training pilots,...

Are you built for flight comfort?

By Claire Mawisa, 07 December 2016, 12:00
Claire Mawisa

Once I’ve found my seat number and deposited myself in my window seat, I silently use the power of positive thinking...

Paralympics Rio 2016 In Pictures

26 September 2016, 15:23

South Africa continues to shine at Rio 2016 – this time through our Paralympians. Following hot on the heels of their...

Forgot your password?

By Claire Mawisa, 06 September 2016, 20:00
Claire Mawisa

When we think of biometric password security, we think  either of unlocking our iPhones with our fingerprint, or if...

Shooting the New Carte Blanche Trailer

By Claire Mawisa, 01 August 2016, 0:20
Claire Mawisa

One of the biggest misconceptions people have about the Carte Blanche team is that we see each other daily and spend a...