Meet 5 local scientists from ISEF 2014

We had a ball at Intel’s International Science and Engineering Fair this year, speaking to some of the smartest kids has ever met. And looking at the great projects being turned out by Africa’s teams, you can’t help but be proud. We’ve featured some already, Here’s three more worth looking at: First, there’s Thapelo Nthite […]

[VIDEO] Nigerian students turn old engine oil into cheap electricity

There’s nothing like young minds unfettered by the process of trying to get an idea through corporate approval for rising to a challenge. Remember the four students from Doregos Private Academy in Lagos who achieved fame last year for their urine-powered generators? Apparently the idea hasn’t quite caught on yet because the generators create a […]