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Samsung formula cracks the sock-stealing gnome mystery

One of life’s inevitabilities is that a pair of socks will become half a pair of socks. Over the years there have been a multitude...

Fifth Jason Bourne movie trailer debuts

The trailer for the fifth installment of the popular Jason Bourne spy thriller series has been released. The film will seemingly not follow on any...

New Captain America movie hits local cinemas next Wednesday

The third instalment in the Captain America franchise is about the hit local screens....

5 things to do this weekend: 24 – 28 March 2016

Whether you're staying home this weekend, or travelling to another city, here are some suggestions for things to do in a city near you. Weekend...

4 things to do this weekend: 18 – 20 March 2016

Cape Town: rAge Expo The rAge expo is in Cape Town for the first time next year – and it promises to be an amazing...

Discover local parks with Google Street View

Google's Street View has stepped off the road, and onto the track less travelled. The company yesterday announced "The Mzansi Experience"......

Rekrei digitally preserves cultural heritage

Archaeology graduate students are immortalising cultural heritage with 3D recreations with project Rekrei, after the destruction of cultural heritage sites....

5 things to do this weekend: 04 – 06 March 2016

Johannesburg: Hobby-X Check out Hobby-X at the Ticketpro Dome in Northgate, and visit the Popular Mechanics stand! Hobby-X is SA’s largest hobby and craft expo,...

Local fuel cell plant could improve platinum demand

The world's top platinum producer plans to set up a fuel cell component plant are in place to increase the international demand for platinum....

How to spot the International Space Station

We often see what the International Space Station (ISS) sees from space. The crew can observe weather patters, oceanographic changes and messages to space. But...

Cool Stuff Guide 2015

Each year, the publishers of Popular Mechanics and CAR join forces to bring you the Cool Stuff Guide, which provides a veritable feast of choices...

Steve Jobs: a gripping biographical drama

Steve Jobs is a gripping biographical drama that depicts the life of one of the giants of the digital age. It is directed by Danny...

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