Science award winners aim to compete in international arena

The two South African scientists, who were awarded 2013 L’oréal-Unesco regional fellowships for women in science, said on Wednesday that they would use the money to compete in the international arena, through attending conferences and publishing papers. Adriana Marias (University of KwaZulu-Natal) is conducting research into quantum biology and Mpho Ivy Raborife (University of Witwatersrand)…

Ms Cosmo on music, Jo’burg city and owning the decks

Apart from being the first and only female DJ on Channel O’s the Bassment, Ms Cosmo hosts 5FM’s Sunday night hip-hop show, The Stir-Up. Ms Cosmo completed a BCom in finance and investment management at the University of Johannesburg. The petite DJ always wanted to be a singer, but instead – following a stint as a commercial property finance consultant – enrolled…