Why Asia needs good science writers

By Juliana Chan is the Editor-in-Chief of Asian Scientist Magazine and Nanyang Assistant Professor at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and a member of the 2015 intake of World Economic Forum (WEF) Young Global Leaders. This blog post is re-posted from WEF with permission from the author.  It is easy to name a cultural or political…

The Promise of Stem Cells

Guest Post by Dr Mark Chong, who was one of the distinguished speakers at a public Stem Cell Symposium entitled ‘Promise or Hype?’ that was organised by Science Centre Singapore and the Stem Cell Society on 13 August 2011. Perhaps it’s because I’ve come to THAT age, that I’ve recently come to notice advertisements by…