Vredefort (South Africa)

Type: City
Name: Vredefort (South Africa)
Country: South Africa
Latitude: -27.01
Longitude: 27.379999
population: 10,649
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

SA key to finding life out there

"Life on Earth serves as a guide to find potentially habitable environments beyond Earth, and it's really just South Africa, and a little of Canada, Australia and Greenland, where you can find the earliest geological evidence of the origin of life," said ... [Published Times Live South Africa - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Ace wants youth to be part of project

REITZ. A total of 230 people, mainly youths, will be temporarily employed for the construction of the R26 road over 66km between Reitz and Kestell.This road has become a nightmare for motorists driving between Reitz and Kestell. Even though the speed ... [Published Express - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

The Deelfontein MTB Race Series 1

The Deelfontein MTB race will be held in Vredefort on the 16th of February 2014.The Deelfontein MTB race takes place on challenging mountainous terrain, in near-pristine bush – and grassveld. The route includes dirt road, farm tracks and single track ... [Published ShowMe - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Asteroid strikes: Where have all the craters gone?

SOME 66m years ago Earth was hit by a space rock reckoned to have been 10km (six miles) across. The resulting chaos did for the dinosaurs and many other species, opening the way for the age of mammals—and ultimately humans. It also left a big hole in ... [Published The Economist - Science & Technology - Jun 12 2014]

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"Life on Earth serves as a guide to find potentially habitable environments beyond Earth, and it's really just South Africa, and a little of Canada, Australia and Greenland, where you can find the earliest geological evidence of the origin of life" said Dr Kevin Hand, deputy chief scientist for solar-system exploration at Nasa's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, in California

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SA key to finding life out there [Published Times Live South Africa - Jul 14 2014]
Ace wants youth to be part of project [Published Express - Jul 09 2014]
The Deelfontein MTB Race Series 1 [Published ShowMe - Jun 24 2014]
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