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Our ancestors may have evolved in Europe, not Africa, study claims

9-5-2023 | 43

A controversial new study based on an 8.7-million-year-old skull could serve to rewrite the history books.

World of the Bizarre

Bald men in Mozambique ritualistically attacked due to 'gold' in their heads

7-26-2023 | 9

A bizarre superstition in the African nation has seen many bald men attacked and even killed over the last few years.

Creatures, Myths & Legends

Unicorns in Africa - the mystery of one-horned animals in rock art

6-27-2023 | 5

Postdoctoral researcher David M. Witelson takes a look at the significance of one-horned animals in southern African rock art.


Deceased pastor finally buried after failing to resurrect for two years

4-2-2023 | 0

The body of a South African pastor had been kept at a mortuary for two years because he was expected to rise from the dead.


Hunt for alien 'technosignatures' has been expanded by a factor of 1,000

12-6-2022 | 1

The Breakthrough Listen project has joined forces with the MeerKAT Telescope in South Africa to help it expand its search.


Prehistoric 'Swiss Army knife' found across Africa

6-13-2022 | 4

A set of cutting and skinning tools is being hailed as evidence that our ancestors shared knowledge.

Nature & Environment

Giant squid washes up on beach in South Africa

5-7-2022 | 3

The enormous cephalopod was recently discovered washed up along the shoreline in Kommetjie.


Oldest human burial in Africa found in Kenya

5-7-2021 | 5

Archaeologists have unearthed a child who was buried at Panga ya Saidi cave almost 80,000 years ago.

World of the Bizarre

Pastor breaks wind on people to 'heal' them

3-21-2021 | 10

A congregation pastor in South Africa has a rather unusual way of healing and blessing his attendees.

World of the Bizarre

Lottery probed after 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10 are drawn

12-3-2020 | 4

South Africa's national lottery has come under scrutiny after a perfect progression of numbers was drawn.

Modern Mysteries

Young woman 'set on fire' over witchcraft fears

11-13-2020 | 5

An attempted murder investigation is underway in South Africa after a woman was attacked and set on fire.


Skull of human ancestor found in South Africa

11-10-2020 | 3

Dating back 2 million years, the skull belonged to an early human cousin called Paranthropus robustus.

World of the Bizarre

Farmers are painting eyes on cows' backsides

8-12-2020 | 13

Farmers in Africa have found a novel new way of protecting their livestock from opportunistic predators.

Nature & Environment

Giant squid washes up on beach in South Africa

 VIDEO  6-13-2020 | 8

Beachgoers at St Helena Bay were surprised to discover this giant cephalopod on the sand on Sunday morning.


'The most dangerous place in Earth's history'

4-26-2020 | 1

Scientists have identified a region of Africa that was once dominated by a wide variety of predatory dinosaurs.

Nature & Environment

Gorillas may also be susceptible to coronavirus

3-30-2020 | 8

Researchers have warned that COVID-19 may pose a serious risk to endangered gorilla populations in Africa.

Nature & Environment

Millions of desert locusts descend on Africa

 VIDEO  1-26-2020 | 8

A plague of locusts of biblical proportions has been devouring vast swathes of crops across east Africa.

Nature & Environment

Man discovers a spider eating his pet goldfish

1-8-2020 | 11

A tour guide in South Africa recently posted up a photograph showing the fate of his prized goldfish Cleo.

Science & Technology

2bn-year-old 'time capsule' could contain life

12-29-2019 | 1

Scientists have discovered what looks like bacteria in water retrieved from isolated 'pockets' in South Africa.

World of the Bizarre

Firm is selling gin infused with elephant dung

11-13-2019 | 11

A South African gin known as Indlovu is made by combining regular ingredients with elephant excrement.

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