Standing strong against the wind
30 May 2016
Professor You-Lin Xu is the Dean of the Faculty of Construction and Environment of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Protecting Hong Kong's waters
27 May 2016
When it comes to preserving Hong Kong’s marine life, it’s all about striking the right balance and there’s a long way to go. Decades of fishing paired with a drive to increase productivity have decimated marine life. But that’s not to say nothing can be done.
From bricks to LTE: mobile phone technology
20 May 2016
Dr Gary Kit still remembers seeing the first generation of "brick style" cell phones.
What music can mean
17 May 2016
Growing up playing piano Nina So was the student actually intrigued by the theory behind the music.
Croucher summer courses
6 May 2016
Keeping up with the latest advances in science, the Croucher summer courses return this year bringing back courses from previous years updated for today and introducing new courses in groundbreaking, novel technologies.
Fighting back against ageing
4 May 2016
In a bright, cheerful lab, Dr Sze Siu Kwan works to pinpoint exactly how the human body degenerates. His research focuses on tracing the progression of disease back to its protein foundations, which dictate cellular biological function. Spontaneous processes, chemical activity, and numerous other factors can impact protein structure, which can contribute to ageing, neurodegenerative disease,...