THE SCIENCE INSIDE - Food security and waste

Seventy percent of wastage happens within the food supply chain, yet Gauteng‚ the Free State and KwaZulu-Natal have the highest rate of young children who are underdeveloped. North West University Senior lecturer, Chantelle Witten, from the Faculty of Health Sciences unpacks how poor nutrition affects children’s growth and development.

On Unscience we discover that Mona Lisa was not genuinely smiling in Leonardo da Vinci’s famous painting.

In our final story, the Disco Soup or ‘soup protest’ movement, raises public awareness by salvaging and cooking unsold or damaged vegetables at a their cooking session in Diepkloof Soweto