What makes the SKA telescopes so powerful?

In short: a combination of smart design and cutting-edge technology, in addition to the sheer scale of the telescopes. The popular perception of a radio telescope is a single large […]

Innovation – Swiss Embassy’s Block Chain Technology and Climate Change Program

Embark on a journey of innovation and sustainability with the Swiss Embassy’s ground-breaking program focusing on block chain technology and climate change. As part of a comprehensive collaboration spanning four […]

Innovation – African Science Entrepreneurship Program

Get ready to unleash your entrepreneurial spirit and drive innovation like never before with our African Science Entrepreneurship Program, presented in collaboration with the esteemed British Council. Designed to empower […]

Project: Introducing Our Engineering-Driven Prosthetics Project: Innovating for Accessibility and Impact

At SARAO, we’re not just reaching for the stars; we’re also extending a helping hand to those in need right here on Earth. While our primary focus remains on radio […]

Project – Satellite Spectrum Monitoring Project

Welcome to the forefront of innovation in satellite technology and spectrum protection. At SARAO, we are embarking on an ambitious journey to develop a ground-breaking system the Satellite Spectrum Monitoring […]

Project – Open Science Revolution: Building a Brighter Future for Research in South Africa

Are you ready to unlock the power of open science and propel research in South Africa to new heights? Look no further than our Open Science Research Platform an innovative […]

Website feedback, help us improve our website

Give feedback about the SARAO website, If you can’t find what you’re looking for, land on a broken link or have a general comment, please let us know by using […]

SARAO Launches the Karoo Innovation Challenge to foster a culture of entrepreneurship in the towns surrounding the SKA Site

The Commercialisation unit at the South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO) recently hosted the exciting Karoo Innovation Challenge, in a bid to foster a culture of entrepreneurship and collaboration. The […]

SARAO Commercialisation runs exciting entrepreneurship challenge in the Northern Cape

The SARAO Commercialisation unit is currently running a Karoo Innovative Challenge in several Northern Cape towns. The Karoo Innovation Challenge invites people between the ages of 18 and 35 years […]

Come build the world’s largest radio telescope with us #workatSARAO

Applicants should submit a comprehensive CV by logging to https://ess.nrf.ac.za/Account/Recruitment and apply online. Applications should be accompanied by a letter of motivation indicating the applicant’s suitability for the position. The […]