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VOL 44

July 04, 2017
@ District

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What if I had the recipe for your success

BY GARY HIRSON
@ VOL 44 ON JUL 04, 2017

With tongue in cheek & comparisons to Richard Branson & Michael Jordan, Gary Hirson shares "the recipe to success" - what, why & when we want something, writing it down & breaking it down. The three beliefs needed to achieve & choosing how to react when things don’t go as planned.

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Plant biotechnology and the wonders of GMO's

BY TAPIWA GUZHA
@ VOL 44 ON JUL 04, 2017

Tapiwa Guzha a plant bio-technologist making & studying GMOs for the academic and socio-economic benefit of South Africa. African solutions to African issues of drought, poverty and public health. Tapiwa will explore an alternative to the often negative public perception of GMOs.

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The grandaddy of swing dances has taken root in Cape Town

BY MURIEL ARGENT
@ VOL 44 ON JUL 04, 2017

Lindy hop, granddaddy of swing dances has taken root in Cape Town with all the joy, energy, and community that made it. Originating as a cultural movement almost a century ago this exhilarating dance is once again an international phenomenon. Muriel Argent takes us on a dance journey through the ages.

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Living on a farm in Washington state

BY ANNIKA THERON
@ VOL 44 ON JUL 04, 2017

Annika Theron will share the story of how she was living in a tent on a farm for about five months with no water or electricity being faced with solving daily farming-related challenges. Becoming removed from conventional society, allowed her to appreciate time to truly LIVE on a day-to-day basis.

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Neuroscience

BY CHRIS CURRIN
@ VOL 44 ON JUL 04, 2017

Computational Neuroscience is a rapidly emerging discipline whose methods and techniques are critical for analysing and understanding the brain: one of the most challenging scientific problems faced by mankind. The payoffs are huge, not only for mental health but many scientific spinoffs, like artificial intelligence and brain-computer interfaces. Join Chris Currin as he discusses the intricacies and rewards of his field of expertise. 

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FRANK

BY TAMARA WENSING
@ VOL 44 ON JUL 04, 2017

Tamara Wensing created her life by following her feelings and believing in herself. She wants to create FRANK as a community in Cape Town by broadcasting inspiring movies. People today get ill & depression, Tamara knows this and feels she can change this. We must dream big.

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How picking up a piece of litter inspired thousands

BY BLAKE DYASON
@ VOL 44 ON JUL 04, 2017

The first trail clean Blake Dyason did opened his eyes to the impact we have on our environment. The passion to stop litter & using plastic was real, no more turning a blind eye, expecting others to fix it. After hosting the largest one day clean up they helped build a school & perform operations with the litter collected.

Pierre du Plessis
Flaneur, Be Brave in Pretoria
Blake Dyason
in Cape Town
Gary Hirson
Life - Coach, Photographer and Authour, Self - Calm In Storm in Cape Town
Tapiwa Guzha
Human being, Life in Cape Town
Muriel Argent
in Cape Town
Buhle Sithela
in Cape Town
Annika Theron
in Cape Town
Chris Currin
PhD Computational Neuroscience candidate in Cape Town
Tamara Wensing
in Cape Town