Apr 4, 2012
Pandor disappointed over SKA delay
The SKA Organisation wants to “maximise” investments made by both SA and the Australia-New Zealand consortium.
Mar 29, 2012
SKA: `Africa is ready`
We – as Africa – are ready to host the SKA, says science and technology minister Naledi Pandor.
Mar 28, 2012
SKA boosts SA either way
The radio telescope project will greatly advance science and technology in SA, even without the winning bid.
Mar 25, 2012
SKA winning bid announcement delayed
A final decision as to which country will host the SKA telescope is unlikely to be made by 4 April, as expected.
Mar 15, 2012
SKA: SA doesn`t need pity vote
SA`s bid was sound and Africa is a vibrant economic region, so a vote for SA won`t be based on pity.
Mar 11, 2012
SA recommended for SKA?
Lower costs and higher altitude at the proposed SKA site in SA may have made it more appealing than the Australian submission.
Mar 7, 2012
IBM, SKA SA tackle space data
Big data analytics may help tackle vast data volumes for enhanced images of the sky.
Feb 20, 2012
SKA host site recommended
The recommended host site for the mega telescope will be presented to the SKA board of directors tomorrow.