DMCii introduces first annual high resolution Africa satellite coverage

An unparalleled collection of high-resolution satellite imagery covering sub-Saharan Africa in a single season is now available in the DMCii image archive,...

MeerKAT advances cutting-edge expertise

Article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. South Africa's MeerKAT project - and the prospect that the continent could possibly also host the SKA -...

Virtual sky display in MeerKAT control room

Article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. A real-time virtual sky display has been installed as part of the newly deployed control room in the...

Students star at SA SKA postgraduate conference

Article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. By Engela Duvenage, Stellenbosch University The annual South African SKA postgraduate conference, now in its fifth year, is not...

MeerKAT engineers launch new ROACH board

Article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. South African engineers at the MeerKAT project office in Cape Town are taking the lead in the development...

MeerKAT Science – the Large Survey Projects

Article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. Professor Roy Booth, SKA South Africa Project The first science that the MeerKAT will do is encompassed by the...

More power and connectivity milestones for Karoo astronomy reserve

Article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. By Tracy Cheetham, SKA SA infrastructure manager Grid power to the MeerKAT site The new 33 kV power line constructed...

SKA South Africa and NRAO to deepen collaboration in 2011

News article republished with kind permission from SKA Africa. By Debra Shepherd, MeerKAT project office, Cape Town On 17 September 2008, the South African SKA Project...

South Africa gets its own NASA

South Africa launched its own Space Agency, a comprehensive Space Policy and there is talk about creating a satellite launch facility in the future. "The...

Africa steps up efforts for Square Kilometre Array (SKA) bid

Pretoria - African countries have stepped up its efforts to beat out Australasia and emerge as the hosts Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope and...

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