SARAO gears up to participate in the 32nd IAU General Assembly to be held in Cape Town

Nearly six years ago in Vienna, Austria, SARAO played an instrumental role in ensuring that the 32nd General Assembly of the International Astronomical Union (IAU) was to be hosted in […]

Watch: Public Lecture on Cybersecurity by David Phaswana, Cybersecurity Lead Expert at SARAO

Dear All David Phaswana, SARAO’s Cybersecurity Lead will be presenting a public lecture on “Cybersecurity – the journey to the beginning” at the University of Limpopo. David Phaswana presently holds […]

THREE DAYS’ INDUCTION WORKSHOP FOR UNDERGRADUATE, HONOURS AND B.Eng. STUDENTS

The Human Capital Development Programme of the South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO) has been working significantly to develop and sustain highly skilled engineers, scientists, artisan, and technicians. Every year […]

Carnarvon High School Pupils from Karoo, Northern Cape, Head to Odense, Denmark, for the World Robot Olympiad Friendship Invitational Tournament

Two teams from Carnarvon High School in the Karoo, Northern Cape, have been selected to participate in the World Robot Olympiad Friendship Invitational tournament which will take place from 21 […]

Watch: 2023 National Research Foundation Awards Ceremony

The #NRFawards2023 ceremony took place on 31 August 2023

SARAO HOSTS MEERKAT @ 5 YEARS CONFERENCE IN 2024

SARAO celebrates five years since the launch of MeerKAT this year, and a range of celebrations have already taken place. Part of this celebration, marking five years since the first […]

Watch: Bursts from Space MeerKAT Citizen Science Online Training

Background This SARAO/MeerKAT/Oxford citizen science project is a collaboration between science and interested members of the public. Through this collaboration, volunteers (known as citizen scientists) will help make important scientific […]

Meerkat @ 5 conference

Meerkat @ 5 conference Celebrating transformational science, engineering, and human capacity development 20-23 February 2024 Stellenbosch, South Africa With 2024 marking five years since the first MeerKAT science paper, the […]

Upcoming Community Meetings in the Northern Cape

SARAO and SKAO will be having community meetings in the following towns: The purpose of the meetings is to provide feedback on the project as well as to introduce the […]