Alzheimer’s Disease

Tabitha Gan underwent an internship at the Science Centre Singapore (SCS). She has written this blog post during her internship at SCS. World Alzheimer’s Day is coming up on 21 September and its aim is to promote awareness about Alzheimer’s and dementia. For those unclear about exactly what Alzheimer’s disease is, it’s basically a disease…

Guess who dropped in?

DPM Teo Chee Hean (our patron) visited Science Centre Singapore this afternoon to meet with key staff, view exciting STEM Inc. student projects and tour our exhibitions! He was warmly greeted by our senior management (incl. Prof Lim Tit Meng) as well as visitors (incl. Prof Lui Pao Chuen) who took the opportunity to take photos with him! One of his stops…

Why we eat when we study – The Brain and Self-Control

Tabitha Gan underwent an internship at the Science Centre Singapore (SCS) in December 2014. She has written this blog post during her internship at SCS. Snack companies spend millions of dollars trying to find that perfect blend of spices, chemicals and textures to hook us in- and they’ve succeeded to some extent. We know that…

What you need to know about the Brain Exhibition

What you need to know about the BRAND-new Brain Exhibition at the Science Centre and a few other things you probably didn’t know…  Who isn’t curious about the inner workings of our brain?? New-on-the block is the ‘Tuning in: Brain and Body’ Exhibition at the Science Centre Singapore, created in partnership with BRANDs.  Here’s an…