A research institute based in South Africa has become one of the continent's science success stories. The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences aims to nurture the mathematical skills of some of the continent's brightest students.
Thousands of "fairy circles" stretch out across the Namib Desert. But what's behind the vast polka-dot pattern? Scientists are at odds.
More and more young people are getting university degrees. However, the OECD's "Education at a Glance" study reveals that when it comes to careers in the sciences, gender equality is still a long way away.
President Magufuli has been accused of governing in an increasingly authoritarian style, as members of the opposition become concerned for their safety.
The Ugandan government has formed a committee to monitor and prosecute consumers of pornography. But not all Ugandans support the move.
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