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SAIAB hosts visiting Malaysian researcher


The JLB Smith Collection Management Centre provides a collection-sorting laboratory, accommodation for collection staff and for visiting scientists.

Tackling the Taxonomic Impediment

Healthy ecosystems and biodiversity are integral to human well-being and sustainable development.

Embedding Nucleus & RRI principles at SciCom100 Conference


SAIAB’s very own thought leader in science communication, Penny Haworth (Communications Manager) presenting at SciCom100 Conference 2018.

Seminar: Denis Tweddle: 6th November 2018


Aquatic environments destroyed and fish stocks collapsed in Malawi; Twin crises facing Zambezian rivers and lakes

Seminar: Lyle Vorsatz: 25th October 2018


The importance of mangrove microhabitats occurring close to their distributional limits: An invertebrate and fish larval perspective

Review of the hunt for ‘dinosaurs’ in Sodwana Bay’s underwater canyons


Review of the hunt for ‘dinosaurs’ in Sodwana Bay’s underwater canyons.

The Annual Smith Memorial Lecture


SAIAB and Penguin Random House invite you to the Annual Smith Memorial Lecture and Book Launch.

National Science Week


SAIAB has once again participated in the countrywide celebration of science. Read more to see what exciting projects SAIAB has done:

Presentation: Becky Cudmore and Nick Mandrak: 10th August 2018


Working effectively at the science-policy interface on biodiversity issues: perspectives from both sides