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Remarkable Scientists: 7. Dmitri Mendeleev

Dmitri Mendeleev

Our next remarkable scientist is a man who uncovered the hidden order of the elements. Dmitri Mendeleev was born in 1834 in the Siberian village of Verkhnie Aremzyani. 885 more words

Science

Saturdaze

Last Saturday I got off the couch, so to speak, and went cavorting in the magical Newlands Forest with some friends. What a wonderful day it was, with the clouds rolling over the mountain. 94 more words

Out And About

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Hello there 2015! I must admit that after hoping 2014 away and all the drama that came with it, I’m very excited for this year. I also can’t believe that it’s already half way through the month! 341 more words

Daily

Kia Ora New Zealand!

It’s been a strange and rather stressful Christmas period with contrasting emotions. Leaving my job of nearly 5 years behind was particularly difficult – the friendships I’d made with both colleagues and customers will not be forgotten – but sometimes you have to make sacrifices to pursue your dreams. 532 more words

Hawkes Bay

GAYLE OVERWHELMS PROTEAS ATTACK

CHRIS GAYLE played a typical whirlwind innings of destruction of the South African pace attack but in the end it was only just sufficient to get the West Indies over the line in the first KFC T20 International against the TicketPros Proteas at Newlands on Friday evening. 305 more words

Cricket

ALVIRO PETERSEN RETIRES FROM TEST CRICKET

ALVIRO PETERSEN today announced his retirement at the conclusion of the third Sunfoil Test match between the Castle Lager Proteas and the West Indies from international cricket with effect from 1 April 2015. 407 more words

Cricket

DE VILLIERS BATS PROTEAS TO MODEST LEAD

AB DE VILLIERS scored his 21st Test century to set the Castle Lager Proteas up for a first innings lead of 92 on the third day of the third Sunfoil Test match against the West Indies at Newlands on Sunday. 378 more words

Cricket