We celebrate this Pretoria High School Boykie’s incredible achievements, from PayPal, SpaceX and electric car manufacturer Tesla. Elon Musk was born June 28, 1971, in Pretoria, South Africa. Born to a South African father and a Canadian mother. He displayed an early talent for computers and entrepreneurship. At age 12 he created a videoRead More →

Around 11pm ET Monday (6am Tuesday South Africa) the SpaceX Crew Dragon spacecraft docked safely with the International Space Station (ISS). Travelling at more than 17,000miles per hour (27 360 km/h), the spacecraft edged toward ISS, closing the gap before latching onto a port on the ISS’s centre module. ThisRead More →

This was the third time this year that ISS had to manoeuvre to avoid debris. The International Space Station (ISS) made an emergency course correction to move it out of the path of an unidentified piece of space debris earlier this week. The Russian Progress 75 cargo ship fired its thrustersRead More →