Category StemCo Curious Reads

Future-proofing for an STEM future

EDUCATION Future-proofing for an STEM future 29 SEPTEMBER 2021 I am sure you have heard that “the future is in STEM” (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). Indeed, the statistics back this up; STEM occupations have grown in number by close to…

Wormholes and black holes

PHYSICS / SECONDARY SENIOR Wormholes and black holes 17 SEPTEMBER 2021 Time travel has always captured the popular imagination. In the bestselling book “A Brief History of Time” by the late Stephen Hawking, three means of time travel were proposed,…

AI and Synthetic Organic Chemistry

CHEMISTRY / SECONDARY SENIOR AI and synthetic organic chemistry 30 JULY 2021 The content in this article is written in reference to the review article by de Almeida, Moreira and Rodrigues, published in Nature Reviews Chemistry, 2020. Artificial intelligence (AI),…