In South Africa, disabled surfers thrill at catching a wave

Credit to Author: eestopace| Date: Tue, 12 Feb 2019 12:35:04 +0000

In South Africa, disabled surfers thrill at catching a wave

People with disabilities have been surfing for decades, but it wasn’t until the International Surfing Association started adaptive surfing that the sport began building momentum.

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THE BIG PICTURE: World’s Biggest Power Companies

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Fri, 01 Feb 2019 05:00:41 +0000

In 2017, the 10 largest power companies, ranked by their installed generation capacity, owned 18% of total global installed capacity, while the next-largest 15 owned around 10%—meaning that the top 25 companies own nearly 30% of global installed power generation capacity, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). Chinese companies account for more than one-eighth of global installed […]

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Djokovic survives foe

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 07:04:15 +0000

DOHA (AFP) – Novak Djokovic admitted he had to “fight’’ to come back from a set down to beat world number 36, Hungary’s Marton Fucsovics at the Qatar Open on Wednesday. The world number one survived a huge scare to eventually triumph 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 and admitted his opponent was ‘’very close to the win’’. […]

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Blockchain Technology Will Transform the Power Industry

Credit to Author: POWER| Date: Wed, 02 Jan 2019 04:59:00 +0000

What began in the world of finance has moved into the power sector. Blockchain, a nascent technology most often associated with cryptocurrency, is a new frontier in the energy space, changing the way power is

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South African musician plays guitar during brain surgery

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Mon, 24 Dec 2018 06:16:06 +0000

South African musician plays guitar during brain surgery

His skull still open, a South African musician with a brain tumor played several notes on his guitar during a successful operation to remove most of the growth.

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Schwartzel seizes golf lead

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Sat, 08 Dec 2018 10:03:18 +0000

JOHANNESBURG (AP) – Charl Schwartzel holed out from the fairway for an eagle on the 17th on his way to an 8-under 63 and a one-shot lead after the second round of the South African Open on Friday. The 2011 Masters champion moved to 12-under overall and replaced overnight leader Louis Oosthuizen at the top […]

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