The Geological Society of South Africa (GSSA) is a learned society for geological science that was founded in 1895, making it one of the oldest such societies in Africa.
Geology (from the Ancient Greek γῆ, gē, i.e. "earth" and -λoγία, -logia, i.e. "study of, discourse") is an earth science concerned with the solid Earth, the rocks of which it is composed, and the processes by which they change over time.
Gondwana, or Gondwanaland, was a supercontinent that existed from the Neoproterozoic (about 550 million years ago) until the Carboniferous (about 320 million years ago).
Pangaea or Pangea was a supercontinent that existed during the late Paleozoic and early Mesozoic eras.
Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence to the producers of the work (peers).
In academic publishing, a scientific journal is a periodical publication intended to further the progress of science, usually by reporting new research.
South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.
In geology, a supercontinent is the assembly of most or all of Earth's continental blocks or cratons to form a single large landmass.