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Alcohol consumption among HIV-positive pregnant women in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: prevalence and correlates

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Research outputs: ASTRONOMY

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2019 The square kilometre array and local development mandates in the Karoo

'Big science' lies at the foundation of accelerating global technological change and is widely seen to be positive for global development. I...

2015 Understanding interactive capabilities for skills development in sectoral systems of innovation: a case study of astronomy and the square kilometre array telescope

This case study examines the competences, capabilities, interactive capabilities and dynamic interactive capabilities that characterise the ...

2014 Attitudes towards astronomy and the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) in South Africa

This report is one of the outputs associated with the HSRC Education and Skills Development (ESD) research programme's ongoing work on the P...

2013 Report on the Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) 2012 conference - the re-emergence of astronomy in Africa - a transdisciplinary interface of knowledge systems

For today's scientists, astronomy provides the opportunity to look back in time and study the origins of our universe through modern technol...