What on Earth?! The crazy ways our world has changed

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What on Earth?! The crazy ways our world has changed

Experts weigh in on how we’re making sense of this strange new normal on the streets, in hospitals ... in life

Senior science reporter

When Prof Hlonipha Mokoena asked her grandmother what she remembered about World War 2, a surprising answer came.

“It was the first time we saw yellow maize,” her grandmother said.

As a historian at the Wits Institute for Social and Economic Research, Mokoena is fascinated by the unique ways in which people make sense of historical events...

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