These girls want to launch Africa’s first Private Satellite

They may be teenagers, but 17-year-old Brittany Bull and 16-year-old Sesam Mngqengqiswa have grand ambitions -- to launch Africa's first private satellite into space. They...

Meet the only African that made the 24 Under 24 in...

The next generation of leaders and innovators in STEAM will help to change the world. And, while with age often comes wisdom, The Mars...

Using A Very African Tax Scheme, Africa’s Satellite Company Avoided Millions

At 5:37 p.m. on April 22, 2011, from a seaside launch pad in Latin America, a hulking satellite rose into the sky and came...

Africa leaps forward into space technology

African space programs are nothing new. In 1964 Edward Mukuka Nkoloso, high school teacher and self-appointed director of Zambia's national space program, had the bold...