Science Snacks – bite size juicy bits of science



CTSC SCIENCE SNACK  – One (fascinating) bite at a time!

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Who does not love a snack during lockdown? The Cape Town Science Centre has teamed up with some of Africa’s brilliant scientists to bring you bite-sized interesting science video clips. Raw and uncut, from our scientists home to your home.

Enjoy the following Science Snack presented by PROF ANUSUYA CHINSAMY-TURAN. She is a Palaeobiologist in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Cape Town. She is a global expert on the microscopic structure of the bones of extinct and extant vertebrates. Her work has been recognized by several highly acclaimed awards. For further details visit

In this Science Snack she will present “The Elephant Bird from Madagascar”.

SCIENCE SNACK: Prof Anusuya Chinsamy-Turan


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