Science from the Swiss cleans water with sunlight.
Solar disinfection (Sodis) is helping communities in developing countries access clean drinking water one clear plastic bottle at a time.
In Kenya's Kibera slums, clean water is hard to come by and too expensive to buy. Watch how the community has slashed cases of waterborne illness by introducing this simple Sodis solution.
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Sunlight and plastic bottles could be the solution to Kibera's water woes
The Constitutional Court has legalised the personal use of pot. Take a look at the future medical marijuana in this piece from our archives.
Reusable pads are cheaper and better for the environment, but are you willing to try them?
Bleeding every month is a costly affair. Pads and tampons cost a person R40 000 in their lifetime. Here's a way to get round the price.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.