2 06, 2021

The Most Dangerous Microorganisms Found Living in Drinking Water

June 2nd, 2021|General, Water And Your Health|Comments Off on The Most Dangerous Microorganisms Found Living in Drinking Water

Ever wondered whether the tap water in your home is safe to consume? Or, perhaps even contain something else in it? Like, maybe a living microscopic creature? That's crazy, right? Besides, when tap water gets cleared by the government [...]

20 01, 2021

The Importance of Conserving Water in 2021

January 20th, 2021|Environmental Matters, General|Comments Off on The Importance of Conserving Water in 2021

2020 has presented a lot of negative circumstances in the world, some of which have been good. That includes exposing many inequalities in the world. Although the Covid-19 pandemic wasn't the cause of water scarcity to every household equally [...]

8 01, 2021

Deep Under in the Unexplored Parts of the Ocean

January 8th, 2021|Environmental Matters, General|Comments Off on Deep Under in the Unexplored Parts of the Ocean

You can ask the biggest expert of marine life and biology about the ocean, and even he or she wouldn't be able to tell you what exists in the deepest parts of the ocean. The Mariana Trench is the [...]

6 01, 2021

Cape Town Heat Decreases Dam Levels by Nearly 2% in One Week

January 6th, 2021|General, Water News|Comments Off on Cape Town Heat Decreases Dam Levels by Nearly 2% in One Week

The dam levels in Cape Town have decreased by 1.9% in one week as reported on the 4th of January 2021. The dam levels have steadily declined over the past few months but have rapidly decreased in the past [...]

25 11, 2020

Why Humans Get Sick as Opposed to Dolphins Diving into the Ocean?

November 25th, 2020|Environmental Matters, General|Comments Off on Why Humans Get Sick as Opposed to Dolphins Diving into the Ocean?

Dolphins are incredible mammals, but so are humans. Even though dolphins belong in the ocean and humans belong on land, humans get sick when they dive into the ocean, according to a study published in Frontiers in Physiology. The [...]

4 11, 2020

How Sleeping Microbes Were Woken Up After Over 100 Million Years Underneath the Seafloor

November 4th, 2020|General|Comments Off on How Sleeping Microbes Were Woken Up After Over 100 Million Years Underneath the Seafloor

The fact that single-celled organisms could live for more than 100 million years was shocking by itself as this was believed to be impossible till 2020. In the dirt of the ocean floor, microbes buried themselves 101.5 million years [...]

2 11, 2020

Can We Mine the Deep Sea Without Placing Marine Life in Jeopardy?

November 2nd, 2020|Environmental Matters, General|Comments Off on Can We Mine the Deep Sea Without Placing Marine Life in Jeopardy?

The ocean has countless mineral resources in the deepest parts of the ocean that can be used for profitable purposes. However, is there a risk involved, or can deepsea harvesting work? Mining agencies have made a promise to minimize [...]

30 10, 2020

5 Unexplainable Ocean Discoveries Worldwide

October 30th, 2020|Environmental Matters, General|Comments Off on 5 Unexplainable Ocean Discoveries Worldwide

The ocean is filled with many mysteries, some of which scientists struggle to resolve, even after years of research. From bacteria to statues under the water, there’s more to discover than just the creatures living in the deepest, darkest [...]

21 10, 2020

No Coastguards on the Coast of South Africa – A Cause for Concern

October 21st, 2020|General|Comments Off on No Coastguards on the Coast of South Africa – A Cause for Concern

Cape Town’s beaches come alive in all its glory with the passing of winter months. It is highlighted as one of the leading tourist destinations in the country, particularly for its sandy-white beaches. Even though it's not tourism season [...]