Young Inventors Shine!

The 30th Tan Kah Kee Young Inventors’ Award (TKKYIA) Presentation Ceremony and Exhibition was held at the Science Centre Singapore on Sat, 28 May 2016 with nearly 160 participants in attendance. TKKYIA attracted 810 entries this year across five sections: Junior Student (Below 13 years old); Student (Below 19 years old); Senior Student (Below 25…

The Real Science behind the Heroes!

So now that you know a bit more about Heroes of Science (if you don’t, click here) it’s time to check out the Science in the experiments shown in the first two episodes of HOS! Episode 1: Biomass-to-chemical The idea behind this research project was to convert food or plant waste such as coconut husks,…

Get Inspired with HEROES OF SCIENCE

Have you heard about Heroes of Science? No? Then what are you waiting for? Join the adventures of scientists that show the wonders of Science! Click on the videos below to catch the very first episodes! Episode 1. The journey of two scientists, Jean and Mark, who make an experiment that will change lives in…

Anechoic Chamber – What’s that?

That was my question when I walked into the A*STAR Anechoic Chamber at Fusionopolis yesterday morning, and the answer was “greater” than what I had expected. I was fortunate to have the opportunity to join in some students on their visit to various A*STAR laboratories yesterday. We were first greeted by a robot that some…